Parapriacanthus ransonneti   Steindachner,  1870 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Pempheridae

Image copyrights: Randall, J.E

Description
Color: Body pale pink, belly and sides of head silvery.


Synonym (s)
Parapempheris argenteus von Bonde, 1923
Parapriacanthus guentheri (Klunzinger, 1871)
Parapriacanthus gunetheri (Klunzinger, 1871)
(Misspelling)
Parapriacanthus ransonnari Steindachner, 1870
(Misspelling)
Parapriacanthus unwini Ogilby, 1889
Pempherichthys guentheri Klunzinger, 1871

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated
Prey:  zooplankton

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, South Andaman, Neil Island INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2011) Animal discoveries 2010 Zoological Survey of India 1-107 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/right_menu/Animal_disc/Animal%20Discovery%202010.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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