WoRMS taxon details

Ecsenius midas Starck, 1969

219271  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219271)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Starck, W. A., II. (1969). Ecsenius (Anthiiblennius) midas a new subgenus and species of mimic blenny from the western Indian Ocean. <em>Notulae Naturae (Philadelphia).</em> 419: 1-9. [details]   
Description Found at depths of at least 30 m. During its orange-yellow phase, it is observed to school with @Pseudanthias squamipinnis@...  
Description Found at depths of at least 30 m. During its orange-yellow phase, it is observed to school with @Pseudanthias squamipinnis@ which it resembles in color. Reported to feed on zooplankton. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Ecsenius midas Starck, 1969. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219271 on 2022-05-27
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2017-07-04 08:16:25Z
changed
2017-07-10 06:54:22Z
changed
2017-08-18 10:28:24Z
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original description Starck, W. A., II. (1969). Ecsenius (Anthiiblennius) midas a new subgenus and species of mimic blenny from the western Indian Ocean. <em>Notulae Naturae (Philadelphia).</em> 419: 1-9. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Description Found at depths of at least 30 m. During its orange-yellow phase, it is observed to school with @Pseudanthias squamipinnis@ which it resembles in color. Reported to feed on zooplankton. [details]
LanguageName 
English Persian blennymidas blenny  [details]
Japanese ハナダイギンポ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Ecsenius midas FIN026952 Slide 120 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ecsenius midas RAD121669-001)
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