Coris batuensis   (Bleeker,  1856-57) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Labridae

Image copyrights: Randall, J.E

Description
Color: Greenish with pink markings on dark substrate. Very pale when on white sand substrates and dorsal spots is lost in large males.


Synonym (s)
Coris coronata De Vis, 1885
Coris pallida Macleay, 1881
Coris papuensis Macleay, 1883
Coris schroederi (Bleeker, 1858)
Hemicoris batuensis (Bleeker, 1856-57)
Julis batuensis Bleeker, 1856-57
Julis schroederii Bleeker, 1858
Platyglossus punctatus De Vis, 1885

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, South Button 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

Page last updated on:2011-08-16

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