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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus arcuatus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 159287

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus arcuatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus Lacepède, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon arcuatus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon littoricola Poey, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon lutescens Bonnaterre, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon quinquecinctus Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChetodon lutescens Bonnaterre, 1788 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus baltcatus Cuvier, 1831 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus cingulatus Cuvier, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus cinquecinctus Cuvier, 1829 (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgray angelfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgallineta café  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus atromaculatus Wilson C.B., 1913 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus longipedis Bassett-Smith, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus xystercus Cressey, 1991 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanote pomacanthi Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanuretes parvulus (Wilson, 1913) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (127 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 (18 nucleotides; 14 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: from New England, USA to the vicinity of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Also Bahamas, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean, including Antilles  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159287
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Pomacanthus arcuatus (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=159287 on 2014-11-23
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