WoRMS taxon details

Parascorpaena mossambica (Peters, 1855)

218066  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218066)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits areas with mixed sand and rubble in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels to a depth of at least 18 m. Hides...  
Description Inhabits areas with mixed sand and rubble in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels to a depth of at least 18 m. Hides during the day, ventures out in the open at night. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2024). FishBase. Parascorpaena mossambica (Peters, 1855). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218066 on 2024-07-25
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
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/en/fish/introduction/ [details]   

basis of record Kalk, M. (1958). Ecological studies on the shore of Moçambique. I. The fauna of intertidal rocks at Inhaca Island, Delagoa Bay. <em>Annals of the Natal Museum.</em> 14(2): 189-242. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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] 

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

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 areas with mixed sand and rubble in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels to a depth of at least 18 m. Hides during the day, ventures out in the open at night. [details]
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LanguageName 
English Mozambique scorpionfish  [details]
Japanese ネッタイフサカサゴ  [details]