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Australian Faunal Directory
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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:2437b934-9c62-4494-9f0b-c6e042eb1941

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Pelates octolineatus
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

Further details

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia

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  • representative image of taxa
    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: B. Hutchins, Western Australian Museum
    Rights: B. Hutchins, Western Australian Museum

Online resources

Australian National Fish Collection Images
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Encyclopedia of Life
Description
Reef Life Survey Images
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Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 47.444
Behaviour: The species is very abundant in sheltered seagrass beds, consuming large quantities of algae growing on the seagrass as a major component of its diet
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Western striped grunter;Western striped trumpeter; striped perch; shitty
Depth: 0–15 m
Description: The western striped trumpeter closely resembles the eastern striped trumpeter but has a smaller and more rounded head and three-pointed teeth. It also has five to eight stripes along the sides and a fully spotted tail
Distribution: Broome, WA, to Gulf St Vincent, SA.
Frequency: 1.199
Habitat: Sheltered seagrass, sand
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 280 mm
Range: 253.161
Threats: Seagrass habitat decline
South Australian Fish from the AFD

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Pelates octolineatus

Common Names

Common name Source
Western Striped Grunter
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Eight-lined Trumpeter
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Grunter
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Sea Trumpeter
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Striped Perch
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Striped Trumpeter
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Tiger Perch
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Trumpeter
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Western Striped Trumpeter
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PERCIFORMES
suborder
PERCOIDEI
family
TERAPONTIDAE
genus
Pelates
species
Pelates octolineatus  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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