Etelis radiosus   Anderson,  1981 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Caesionidae

Description
Size: 80 cm SL

Interorbital space flat. Maxilla scaled, extending to below rear half of eye. Scale rows on back parallel with lateral line. Dorsal and anal fin bases without scales. Mainly red, lighter on the lower sides and belly.

Fertilization external, Oviparous

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Pale Snapper (English)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Marketed fresh, gamefish.)

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky
Trophic Level:  Secondary Consumer
Prey:  Fishes

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2010-04-15

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