WoRMS taxon details

Naso brevirostris (Cuvier, 1829)

219671  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219671)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits mid-waters along steep outer lagoon and seaward reef dropoffs at depths of 4 to more than 46 m. Juveniles and...  
Description Inhabits mid-waters along steep outer lagoon and seaward reef dropoffs at depths of 4 to more than 46 m. Juveniles and subadults feed on benthic algae; adults on zooplankton. Pair spawning has been observed. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Naso brevirostris (Cuvier, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219671 on 2020-05-29
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://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 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits mid-waters along steep outer lagoon and seaward reef dropoffs at depths of 4 to more than 46 m. Juveniles and subadults feed on benthic algae; adults on zooplankton. Pair spawning has been observed. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English spotted unicornfish  [details]
Japanese ツマリテングハギ  [details]
To Digital Atlas Of Marine Species & Locations, DAMSL (Spotted Unicornfish)
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[hosted externally; from synonym]

To Digital Atlas Of Marine Species & Locations, DAMSL (Unicorn Tang)
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[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Naso brevirostris USNM 403370 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Naso brevirostris USNM 424757 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally]