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Mulloidichthys flavolineatus (Yellow-striped goatfish; Yellowstripe goatfish; Yellow-lined goatfish; White weke; White goatfish; Square-spot goatfish; Slender goldband goatfish; Sand weke; Samoan goatfish; Pallid goatfish; Gold-lined goatfish; Bait goatfish; Goatfish)

Synonyms: Mulloides flavolineatus; Mulloides samoensis; Mulloidichthys samoensis; Mulloidichtys flavolineatus; Mullus flavolineatus; Parupeneus flavolineatus; Upeneus flavolineatus
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Christmas Island National Park II 21698 Christmas Island, Australia
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Echinocardium cordatum (Heart urchin)[1]
Spirobranchus giganteus (Christmas tree worm)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anampses meleagrides (Dotted wrasse)1

Predators

Caranx melampygus (black ulua)[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Benedenia hawaiiensis <Unverified Name>[3]
Spirocamallanus istiblenni <Unverified Name>[3]
Weketrema hawaiiense[3]

Distribution

Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to the Hawaiian, Marquesan, and Ducie islands, north to the Ryukyu and Bonin Islands, south to Lord Howe and Rapa Islands. Common throughout most of its range (Ref. 9710).;

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Citations

Species recognized by Group expert : Randall, J., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program 2Diet, resource partitioning and gear vulnerability of Hawaiian jacks captured in fishing tournaments, Carl G. Meyer, Kim N. Holland, Bradley M. Wetherbee, Christopher G. Lowe, Fisheries Research 53 (2001) 105-113 3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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