WoRMS name details

Thysanophrys otaitensis (Cuvier, 1829)

218154  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218154)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Commonly taken over sand around coral reefs (Ref. 9790). The species buries itself in the sand for camouflage. Feeds on...  
Description Commonly taken over sand around coral reefs (Ref. 9790). The species buries itself in the sand for camouflage. Feeds on crabs and prawns, also on fishes. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Thysanophrys otaitensis (Cuvier, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218154 on 2022-05-25
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed

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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 Commonly taken over sand around coral reefs (Ref. 9790). The species buries itself in the sand for camouflage. Feeds on crabs and prawns, also on fishes. [details]

Remark In Cuvier & Valenciennes. Author Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
LanguageName 
English fringelip flathead  [details]
Japanese フサクチゴチ  [details]