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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 127407

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 editorTetraodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluetera monocerus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutarius amphacanthoides Bleeker, 1851 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutarius macracanthus Bleeker, 1851 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera cinerea Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera guntheriana Poey, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera monocera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluteres berardi Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus anginosus Hollard, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes monoceros Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes serraticornis Fréminville, 1813
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus anginosus Hollard, 1853
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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorunicorn leatherjacketUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorunicorn filefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleatherjacket  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlija barbuda  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPorto Santo [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus balistae (Claus, 1864) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus polycanthi Gnanamuthu, 1950 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus longichela Yamaguti & Yamasu, 1959 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (25 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 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 (8 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits reefs (Ref. 9318). Occasionally in shallow waters by steep drop-offs. Usually observed either singly or in pairs, occasionally in groups of five or six, at less than 10 m depth. Juveniles are pelagic, seen under floating objects (Ref. 9318). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA to Argentina  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127407
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
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=127407 on 2014-08-31
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