WoRMS taxon details

Macolor niger (Forsskål, 1775)

218501  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218501)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Sciaena nigra Forsskål, 1775) Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. <em>Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Hauniae.</em> 1-20 + i-xxxiv + 1-164, map. [Pisces on pp. x-xix and 22-76]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564
page(s): 47, xi [details]   
Description Inhabits coastal waters and is usually seen solitarily. Adults reported to occur in large schools in depths usually less...  
Description Inhabits coastal waters and is usually seen solitarily. Adults reported to occur in large schools in depths usually less than 30 m (Ref. 9821). Feeds largely on fishes and crustaceans. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2024). FishBase. Macolor niger (Forsskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218501 on 2024-03-01
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (of Sciaena nigra Forsskål, 1775) Niebuhr, C. (1775). Descriptiones animalium avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. <em>Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Hauniae.</em> 1-20 + i-xxxiv + 1-164, map. [Pisces on pp. x-xix and 22-76]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18564
page(s): 47, xi [details]   

original description  (of Macolor typus Bleeker, 1860) Bleeker, P. (1860). Dertiende bijdrage tot de kennis der vischfauna van Celebes (visschen van Bonthain, Badjoa, Sindjai, Lagoesi en Pompenoea). <em>Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Indo-Neêrlandicae.</em> v. 8 (art. 7): 1-60. [details]   

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). (2023). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2023)., 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] 

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 coastal waters and is usually seen solitarily. Adults reported to occur in large schools in depths usually less than 30 m (Ref. 9821). Feeds largely on fishes and crustaceans. [details]
LanguageName 
English black and white snapper  [details]
Japanese マダラタルミ  [details]