WoRMS taxon details

Strophidon sathete (Hamilton, 1822)

217536  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217536)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Muraenophis sathete Hamilton, 1822) Hamilton, F. [Buchanan] (1822). An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges and its branches. Edinburgh & London. Pp i-vii + 1-405, Pls. 1-39.
page(s): 17, 363 [details]   
Description Inhabits muddy bottoms of tidal rivers and inner bays. Feeds mainly on a variety of small fishes and crustaceans. Known to...  
Description Inhabits muddy bottoms of tidal rivers and inner bays. Feeds mainly on a variety of small fishes and crustaceans. Known to extend itself vertically from a burrow with it's head held horizontally beneath the surface, rising and falling with the tide (Ref. 9710). Caught mainly in shallow water. Marketed mainly fresh and consumed locally (Ref. 3258). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2024). FishBase. Strophidon sathete (Hamilton, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217536 on 2024-03-04
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Muraena macrurus Bleeker, 1854) Bleeker, P. (1854). Ichthyologische waarnemingen, gedaan op verschillende reizen in de residentie Banten. <em>Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië.</em> v. 7 (no. 2): 309-326. [details]   

original description  (of Muraenophis sathete Hamilton, 1822) Hamilton, F. [Buchanan] (1822). An account of the fishes found in the river Ganges and its branches. Edinburgh & London. Pp i-vii + 1-405, Pls. 1-39.
page(s): 17, 363 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at https://www.hk-fish.net/en/fish/introduction/ [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2023). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2023)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

ecology source Looby, A.; Erbe, C.; Bravo, S.; Cox, K.; Davies, H. L.; Di Iorio, L.; Jézéquel, Y.; Juanes, F.; Martin, C. W.; Mooney, T. A.; Radford, C.; Reynolds, L. K.; Rice, A. N.; Riera, A.; Rountree, R.; Spriel, B.; Stanley, J.; Vela, S.; Parsons, M. J. G. (2023). Global inventory of species categorized by known underwater sonifery. <em>Scientific Data.</em> 10(1). (look up in IMIS), available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-023-02745-4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

From other sources
Description Inhabits muddy bottoms of tidal rivers and inner bays. Feeds mainly on a variety of small fishes and crustaceans. Known to extend itself vertically from a burrow with it's head held horizontally beneath the surface, rising and falling with the tide (Ref. 9710). Caught mainly in shallow water. Marketed mainly fresh and consumed locally (Ref. 3258). [details]
LanguageName 
English slender giant moray  [details]
Japanese タケウツボ [from synonym]  [details]