Stethojulis marquesensis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Labriformes 

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: Labriformes

Familia: Labridae
Genus: Stethojulis
Species: Stethojulis marquesensis

Name edit

Stethojulis marquesensis Randall, 2000

Holotype: BPBM 12432. [Paratypes: AMS I.39578-001 (1); BPBM 10340 (3), 10396 (1), 12086 (1), 12130 (1), 12488 (1), 26857 (2); CAS 210012 (1); MNHN 1999-1047 (1); NSMT-P 58633 (1); ROM 71991 (1); USNM 358036 (1)].

Type locality: Ua Huka, small bay 0.4 miles northeast of Motu Takatai (western side of island), northern side of bay, Marquesas Islands.

References edit

  • Randall, J.E. 2000: Revision of the Indo-Pacific labrid fishes of the genus Stethojulis, with descriptions of two new species. Indo-Pacific Fishes, 31: 1–42, Pls. 1-6.
  • Westneat, M.W. 2001: Family Labridae. In: Carpenter & Niem 2001 [ref. 26276]. Species identification guide for fishery purposes. Bony fishes part 4. 6: 3381–3467, Pls. I-V.
  • Stethojulis marquesensis in FishBase,
    Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2024. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication, www.fishbase.org, version 02/2024.

Vernacular names edit

English: Marquesas Islands Wrasse