WoRMS taxon details

Pterocaesio capricornis Smith & Smith, 1963

213660  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213660)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Smith, J. L. B.; Smith, M. M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. 1st edition. <em>Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown.</em> i-viii + 1-215, Pls. 1-98. [Published in Apr. 1963 according to Smith 1963:33 [ref. 32120]. 2nd edition, 1965, reprinted 1969, pp. i-iv + 1-223, Pls. 1-102.]. [details]   
Description Inhabits coastal areas, primarily around coral reefs at a depth of about 20 m. Feeds on zooplankton in midwater aggregations.  
Description Inhabits coastal areas, primarily around coral reefs at a depth of about 20 m. Feeds on zooplankton in midwater aggregations. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Pterocaesio capricornis Smith & Smith, 1963. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213660 on 2022-05-29
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-12 08:24:17Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description Smith, J. L. B.; Smith, M. M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. 1st edition. <em>Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown.</em> i-viii + 1-215, Pls. 1-98. [Published in Apr. 1963 according to Smith 1963:33 [ref. 32120]. 2nd edition, 1965, reprinted 1969, pp. i-iv + 1-223, Pls. 1-102.]. [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Description Inhabits coastal areas, primarily around coral reefs at a depth of about 20 m. Feeds on zooplankton in midwater aggregations. [details]
LanguageName 
English goldband fusiliercapricorn fusilier  [details]