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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775 
AphiaID: 127045

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus Forsskål, 1775
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus Forsskål, 1775
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphacanthus rivulata (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphacanthus sigan Klunzinger, 1871
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphacanthus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus rivulatus (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus siganus Forsskål, 1775 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeuthis rivulata (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeuthis rivulatus (Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeuthis sigan (Klunzinger, 1871)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeuthis sigana (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeuthis siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordraakvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrivulated rabbitfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormarbled spinefoot  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorסיכן משויש  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsigano  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΆσπρη αγριόσαλπα  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresmer sokar baligi  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Aegean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGrecian part of the Aegean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Malta
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBalantidium sigani Diamant & Wilbert, 1985 (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus parvulus Nordmann, 1832 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (87 nucleotides; 22 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Dominant [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Consumes native species (predator or herbivore) [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : ?Questionable status in Malta [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : High impact invasive species, outcompetes native herbivores, alters plant community structure [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Greek part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal
Lessepsian immigrant via Suez Canal.  [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal
Lessepsian immigrant via Suez Canal.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits shallow waters and generally in schools of 50 to several hundred individuals; prefers protected areas. Feeds by grazing on algae. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127045
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-01-08 10:48:02Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127045 on 2014-09-21
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