WoRMS taxon details

Pristigenys niphonia (Cuvier, 1829)

218366  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218366)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Associated with rocky habitats and known from 80 to more than 100 m depth but probably also occurring in shallower waters,...  
Description Associated with rocky habitats and known from 80 to more than 100 m depth but probably also occurring in shallower waters, especially as juveniles. Eggs are pelagic (0.75 mm), small and spherical. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Pristigenys niphonia (Cuvier, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218366 on 2022-10-02
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 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 Iwatsuki, Y.; Matsuda, T.; Starnes, W. C.; Nakabo, T.; Yoshino, T. (2012). A valid priacanthid species, Pristigenys refulgens (Valenciennes 1862), and a redescription of P. niphonia (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829) in the Indo-West Pacific (Perciformes: Priacanthidae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3206(1): 41., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3206.1.2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Nair, R. J.; Geetha, P. M. (2006). First record of the Japanese bigeye Pristigenys niphonia (Cuvier & Valenciennes) (Perciforrnes: Priacanthidae) from the Indian seas. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India.</em> 48 (2). 263-266. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Description Associated with rocky habitats and known from 80 to more than 100 m depth but probably also occurring in shallower waters, especially as juveniles. Eggs are pelagic (0.75 mm), small and spherical. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English Witeband bigeyeJapanese bigeye  [details]
Japanese クルマダイ  [details]
Russian Пристигенис  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Pristigenys niphonia USNM 403250 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Pristigenys niphonia USNM 424846 photograph lateral view)
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