WoRMS taxon details

Calotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

219075  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219075)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits grassflats or dense beds of algae, down to a depth of about 10 m (Ref. 5213). Feeds on these or the associated...  
Description Inhabits grassflats or dense beds of algae, down to a depth of about 10 m (Ref. 5213). Feeds on these or the associated epiphytes. Caught mainly with traps, nets and other types of artisanal gear. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Calotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219075 on 2022-08-10
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/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 
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From other sources
Description Inhabits grassflats or dense beds of algae, down to a depth of about 10 m (Ref. 5213). Feeds on these or the associated epiphytes. Caught mainly with traps, nets and other types of artisanal gear. [details]
LanguageName 
English spinytooth parrotfish  [details]
Japanese チビブダイ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Calotomus spinidens USNM 403348 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Leptoscarus vaigiensis USNM 403349 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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