Heteroscarus acroptilus

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Heteroscarus acroptilus

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Labroidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Labroidei

Familia: Odacidae
Genus: Heteroscarus
Species: Heteroscarus acroptilus

Name Edit

Heteroscarus acroptilus (Richardson, 1846)

Holotype: No types known.

Type locality: Coasts of Australia.

Synonyms Edit

  • Scarus acroptilus Richardson, 1846
    • Odax acroptilus (Richardson, 1846)
  • Heteroscarus filamentosus Castelnau, 1872
  • Heteroscarus modestus Castelnau, 1872
  • Pseudoscarus modestus Castelnau, 1875
  • Heteroscarus castelnaui Macleay, 1878
  • Heteroscarus elegans Steindachner, 1884
  • Heteroscarus tenuiceps De Vis, 1885
  • Heteroscarus macleayi McCoy, 1888

References Edit

Primary references Edit

  • Richardson, J. 1844–48. Ichthyology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus & Terror. In: J. Richardson & J. E. Gray. The zoology of the voyage of H. H. S. "Erebus & Terror," under the command of Captain Sir J. C. Ross during 1839–43. London. Ichthyology 2(2): i–viii + 1–139, Pls. 1–60. Online.
  • Castelnau, F.L. 1872. Contribution to the ichthyology of Australia. No. 1.—The Melbourne fish market (pp. 29–242). No. II.—Note on some South Australian fishes (pp. 243–247). Proceedings of the Zoological and Acclimatisation Society of Victoria, Melbourne v. 1: 29–247 plus 1 p. Errata, 1 pl. Reference page
  • Castelnau, F.L. 1875. Researches on the fishes of Australia. Official Record, containing Introduction, Catalogues, Official Awards of the Commissioners, Report and Recommendations of the Experts, and Essays and Statistics on the Social and Economic Resources of the Colony of Victoria 1–52. Online. Reference page
  • Macleay, W.J. 1878. Description of some new fishes from Port Jackson and King George's Sound. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales v. 3 (pt 1): 33–37, Pls. 2–5. BHL Reference page
  • Steindachner, F. 1884. Ichthyologische Beiträge (XIII). I. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Fische Australiens. II. Caranx africanus n. sp. III. Macrones chinensis n. sp. Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 88 (1. Abth.): 1065–1114, Pls. 1–8. Reference page
  • De Vis, C.W. 1885. New fishes in the Queensland Museum. No. 5. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 9(4): 869–887. BHL Reference page
  • McCoy, F. 1888. Prodromus of the zoology of Victoria; figures and descriptions of the living species of all classes of the Victorial indigenous animals. Government Printer, Melbourne. Reference page

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Vernacular names Edit

English: Rainbow Cale