WoRMS name details

Scarus gibbus Rüppell, 1829

219100  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219100)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Found over corals, rarely in groups (Ref. 5213). Feeds on algae, and inhabits on reef edge (Ref. 6113). Reference for the...  
Description Found over corals, rarely in groups (Ref. 5213). Feeds on algae, and inhabits on reef edge (Ref. 6113). Reference for the largest size for female is Ref. 2689. Also caught with nets, and other types of artisanal gears. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Scarus gibbus Rüppell, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219100 on 2022-01-22
Date
action
by
1997-03-04 14:55:14Z
created
1998-06-17 06:27:10Z
changed
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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found over corals, rarely in groups (Ref. 5213). Feeds on algae, and inhabits on reef edge (Ref. 6113). Reference for the largest size for female is Ref. 2689. Also caught with nets, and other types of artisanal gears. [details]
LanguageName 
English steepheaded parrotfishheavybeak parrotfish  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Scarus gibbus RAD114523-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Scarus gibbus RAD114523-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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