Data about <i>Naso elegans</i>


Data about <i>Naso elegans</i>
geographic distribution includes
Additional detail Indian Ocean: Red Sea south to Durban, South Africa and east through the islands of the western Indian Ocean to southwestern Indonesia, at least to Bali FishBase  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Naso elegans</i>
body length (CMO)
Additional detail 45.0 cm male or unsexed FishBase  


Data about <i>Naso elegans</i>
Additional detail archipelago
  • archipelago
    A group of geographically or geologically associated islands.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coral reef
  • coral reef
    Aragonite structures produced by living organisms, found in shallow, marine waters with little nutrients in the water.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail reef
  • reef
    A ridge of rocks, lying near the surface of the sea, which may be visible at low tide, but is usually covered by water.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine habitat
  • marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
Additional detail marine reef biome
  • marine reef biome
    A biome expressed by strips or ridges of rocks, sand, or coral that rises to or near the surface of a body of marine water.
Additional detail sea water environment FishBase  
  • has parasite
    non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.
has parasite
Additional detail Hapladena GloBI  
Additional detail Hapladena tanyorchis GloBI  
Additional detail Haploporidae GloBI  
Additional detail Haploporoidea GloBI  
Additional detail Megasoleninae GloBI  
water depth min
Additional detail 5 m FishBase  
max Additional detail 30 m FishBase  


Data about <i>Naso elegans</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!