WoRMS taxon details

Myripristis kuntee Valenciennes, 1831

217915  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217915)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Cuvier, G.; A. Valenciennes. (1831). Histoire naturelle des poissons. <em>Tome septième. Livre septième. Des Squamipennes. Livre huitième. Des poissons à pharyngiens labyrinthiformes. F. G. Levrault, Paris.</em> v. 7: i-xxix + 1-531, Pls. 170-208. [Cuvier authored pp. 1-440, Valenciennes 441-531. i-xxii + 1-399 in Strasbourg edition.]. [details]   
Description Lives in subtidal reef flats, also in lagoon and seaward reefs below the surge zone to depths of at least 26 m. Often...  
Description Lives in subtidal reef flats, also in lagoon and seaward reefs below the surge zone to depths of at least 26 m. Often occurs in large aggregations during the day in areas of rich foliaceous or cavernous coral growth. Feeds on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Myripristis kuntee Valenciennes, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217915 on 2022-10-07
Date
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1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Cuvier, G.; A. Valenciennes. (1831). Histoire naturelle des poissons. <em>Tome septième. Livre septième. Des Squamipennes. Livre huitième. Des poissons à pharyngiens labyrinthiformes. F. G. Levrault, Paris.</em> v. 7: i-xxix + 1-531, Pls. 170-208. [Cuvier authored pp. 1-440, Valenciennes 441-531. i-xxii + 1-399 in Strasbourg edition.]. [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]   

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] 
 
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Description Lives in subtidal reef flats, also in lagoon and seaward reefs below the surge zone to depths of at least 26 m. Often occurs in large aggregations during the day in areas of rich foliaceous or cavernous coral growth. Feeds on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]
LanguageName 
English pearly soldierfish  [details]
Japanese クロオビマツカサ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Myripristis kuntee USNM 374434 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Myripristis kuntee USNM 399832 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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