WoRMS taxon details

Myripristis murdjan (Forsskål, 1775)

217925  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217925)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in reef flats and shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 37 m (in the Red Sea). Is mainly...  
Description Occurs in reef flats and shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 37 m (in the Red Sea). Is mainly nocturnal. Feeds mainly on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Myripristis murdjan (Forsskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217925 on 2022-06-25
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-10 09:47:00Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at https://www.hk-fish.net/english/marine_fauna_database/database_intro.html [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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Description Occurs in reef flats and shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 37 m (in the Red Sea). Is mainly nocturnal. Feeds mainly on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English small-eyed squirrelfish [from synonym]pinecone soldierfishblotcheye soldierfish  [details]
Japanese ヨゴレマツカサ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Myripristes murdjan USNM 373897 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Myripristis bowditchae P09565 transparency)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Myripristis murdjan RAD118521-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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