WoRMS taxon details

Scarus Forsskål, 1775

159299  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159299)

accepted
Genus
Species Scarus altipinnis (Steindachner, 1879)
Species Scarus arabicus (Steindachner, 1902)
Species Scarus caudofasciatus (Günther, 1862)
Species Scarus chameleon Choat & Randall, 1986
Species Scarus chinensis (Steindachner, 1867)
Species Scarus coelestinus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus coeruleus (Edwards, 1771)
Species Scarus collana Rüppell, 1835
Species Scarus compressus (Osburn & Nichols, 1916)
Species Scarus dimidiatus Bleeker, 1859
Species Scarus dubius Bennett, 1828
Species Scarus falcipinnis (Playfair, 1868)
Species Scarus ferrugineus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus festivus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus flavipectoralis Schultz, 1958
Species Scarus forsteni (Bleeker, 1861)
Species Scarus frenatus Lacepède, 1802
Species Scarus fuscocaudalis Randall & Myers, 2000
Species Scarus fuscopurpureus (Klunzinger, 1871)
Species Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus globiceps Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus gracilis (Steindachner, 1869)
Species Scarus guacamaia Cuvier, 1829
Species Scarus hoefleri (Steindachner, 1881)
Species Scarus hypselopterus Bleeker, 1853
Species Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus koputea Randall & Choat, 1980
Species Scarus longipinnis Randall & Choat, 1980
Species Scarus maculipinna Westneat, Satapoomin & Randall, 2007
Species Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus obishime Randall & Earle, 1993
Species Scarus oviceps Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus ovifrons Temminck & Schlegel, 1846
Species Scarus perrico Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Species Scarus persicus Randall & Bruce, 1983
Species Scarus prasiognathos Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus quoyi Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus rubroviolaceus Bleeker, 1847
Species Scarus russelii Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus scaber Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus schlegeli (Bleeker, 1861)
Species Scarus spinus (Kner, 1868)
Species Scarus taeniopterus Lesson, 1829
Species Scarus tricolor Bleeker, 1847
Species Scarus trispinosus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus vetula Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Scarus viridifucatus (Smith, 1956)
Species Scarus xanthopleura Bleeker, 1853
Species Scarus zelindae Moura, Figueiredo & Sazima, 2001
Species Scarus zufar Randall & Hoover, 1995

Species Scarus acroptilus Richardson, 1846 accepted as Odax acroptilus (Richardson, 1846)
Species Scarus aeruginosus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus ferrugineus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus ahula Jenkins, 1901 accepted as Chlorurus perspicillatus (Steindachner, 1879) (synonym)
Species Scarus alternans Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus amplus Ranzani, 1841 accepted as Sparisoma amplum (Ranzani, 1841)
Species Scarus apridentatus Smith accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus aracanga Günther, 1862 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus arcuatus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus atomarius Poey, 1861 accepted as Sparisoma atomarium (Poey, 1861)
Species Scarus atrilunula Randall & Bruce, 1983 accepted as Chlorurus atrilunula (Randall & Bruce, 1983)
Species Scarus atropectoralis Schultz, 1958 accepted as Scarus xanthopleura Bleeker, 1853
Species Scarus auritus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Leptoscarus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Scarus aurofrenatus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Sparisoma aurofrenatum (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus axillaris Steindachner, 1878 accepted as Sparisoma axillare (Steindachner, 1878)
Species Scarus azureus Meek & Hildebrand, 1928 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus balinensis Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus bataviensis Bleeker, 1857 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus bennetti Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus dubius Bennett, 1828
Species Scarus bicolor Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Cetoscarus bicolor (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Scarus bleekeri (de Beaufort, 1940) accepted as Chlorurus bleekeri (de Beaufort, 1940)
Species Scarus blochii Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Chlorurus japanensis (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus bottae Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Leptoscarus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Scarus bowersi (Snyder, 1909) accepted as Chlorurus bowersi (Snyder, 1909)
Species Scarus brachialis Poey, 1861 accepted as Sparisoma chrysopterum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Scarus brachyvarius Longley, 1941 accepted as Sparisoma rubripinne (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus brevifilis (Günther, 1909) accepted as Scarus altipinnis (Steindachner, 1879)
Species Scarus brunneus Jenkins, 1901 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus caeruleo-punctatus Rüppell, 1835 accepted as Leptoscarus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
Species Scarus caerulescens Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus ferrugineus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus canariensis Valenciennes, 1838 accepted as Sparisoma cretense (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Scarus capistratoides Bleeker, 1847 accepted as Chlorurus capistratoides (Bleeker, 1847)
Species Scarus capitaneus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Chlorurus enneacanthus (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Scarus celebicus Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus chadri Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus chlorodon Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Scarus prasiognathos Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus chrysopterus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Sparisoma chrysopterum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Scarus coelastinus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus coelestinus Valenciennes, 1840 (misspelling)
Species Scarus coeruleopunctatus Rüppell, 1835 accepted as Leptoscarus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Scarus coerulescens Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus ferrugineus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus coeruleus (Bloch, 1786) accepted as Scarus coeruleus (Edwards, 1771)
Species Scarus coerulus (Bloch, 1786) accepted as Scarus coeruleus (Edwards, 1771) (misspelling)
Species Scarus collaris Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus collana Rüppell, 1835
Species Scarus cretensis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Sparisoma cretense (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Scarus croicensis Bloch, 1790 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus cyanascens Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Chlorurus cyanescens (Valenciennes, 1840) (misspelling)
Species Scarus cyanescens Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Chlorurus cyanescens (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus cyanognathus Bleeker, 1847 accepted as Scarus scaber Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus cyanurus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Hipposcarus harid (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus dentiens Poey, 1861 accepted as Nicholsina usta usta (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus diadema Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus distinctus Poey, 1861 accepted as Sparisoma aurofrenatum (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus enneacanthus Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Chlorurus enneacanthus (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Scarus erythrodon Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus fasciatus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus fehlmanni Schultz, 1969 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus flavescens Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Sparisoma chrysopterum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Scarus flavomarginatus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus formosus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus dubius Bennett, 1828
Species Scarus forskalii (Klunzinger, 1871) accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus forsteri Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus forsteri (Bleeker, 1861) accepted as Scarus forsteni (Bleeker, 1861) (misspelling)
Species Scarus frondosus Agassiz, 1831 accepted as Sparisoma frondosum (Agassiz, 1831)
Species Scarus frontalis Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Chlorurus frontalis (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus galena Jordan, 1925 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus genazonatus Randall & Bruce, 1983 accepted as Chlorurus genazonatus (Randall & Bruce, 1983)
Species Scarus ghardaqensis Bebars, 1978 accepted as Scarus collana Rüppell, 1835
Species Scarus ghoban Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775 (misspelling)
Species Scarus gibbus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Chlorurus gibbus (Rüppell, 1829)
Species Scarus gilberti Jenkins, 1901 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus guttatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus gymnognathos Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus harid Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Hipposcarus harid (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus haridoides Bleeker, 1855 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus hertit Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus hoplomystax Cope, 1871 accepted as Sparisoma radians (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus insulaesanctaecrucis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus iserti (Bloch, 1789) accepted as Scarus iseri (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus janthochir Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Scarus prasiognathos Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus japanensis Bloch, 1789 accepted as Chlorurus japanensis (Bloch, 1789)
Species Scarus javanicus Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Scarus hypselopterus Bleeker, 1853
Species Scarus jenkinsi Jordan & Evermann, 1903 accepted as Scarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus jordani (Jenkins, 1901) accepted as Scarus rubroviolaceus Bleeker, 1847
Species Scarus lacerta Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus lauia Jordan & Evermann, 1903 accepted as Scarus dubius Bennett, 1828
Species Scarus lepidus Jenyns, 1842 accepted as Scarus globiceps Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus limbatus Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus lineolabiatus (Fowler & Bean, 1928) accepted as Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus longiceps Valenciennes, 1840 accepted as Hipposcarus longiceps (Valenciennes, 1840)
Species Scarus loro Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Scarus coeruleus (Edwards, 1771)
Species Scarus lunula (Snyder, 1908) accepted as Scarus festivus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus maculosus Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus magrathii Bennett, 1841 accepted as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus makaravar Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus margaritus (Cartier, 1874) accepted as Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Scarus marshalli Schultz, 1958 accepted as Scarus ferrugineus Forsskål, 1775
Species Scarus micrognathos Bleeker, 1847 accepted as Scarus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1840
Species Scarus microrhinos Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Chlorurus microrhinos (Bleeker, 1854)
Species Scarus moensi Bleeker, 1860 accepted as Scarus hypselopterus Bleeker, 1853
Species Scarus mordax Gronow, 1854 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus muricatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus mutabilis Lowe, 1838 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus naevius Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus nigar Forsskål, 1775 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus nigricans Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus noyesi Heller & Snodgrass, 1903 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus nuchalis Poey, 1860 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus nuchipunctatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus obtusus Poey, 1860 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus ocellatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus oedema (Snyder, 1909) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus oktodon (Bleeker, 1861) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pectoralis Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pepo Bennett, 1830 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus perspicillatus Steindachner, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pleianus Poey, 1861 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus prasiognathus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus pronus Fowler, 1900 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pulchellus Rüppell, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pullus Forster, 1801 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus punctulatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus purpureus Forsskål, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus purpureus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Scarus pyrrhurus (Jordan & Seale, 1906) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus pyrrostethus Richardson, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus qlobiceps Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus quinquevittatus Lay & Bennett, 1839 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus radians Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus randalli Schultz, 1958 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rhoduropterus (Bleeker, 1861) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rivulatoides Bleeker, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus rostratus Poey, 1860 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rubiginoides Guichenot, 1865 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rubiginosus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rubripinnis Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rubrofasciatus (Smith, 1956) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus rubronotatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus russelli Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus scabriusculus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus sexvittatus Rüppell, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus siculus Cocco, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus siganus Forsskål, 1775 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus singaporensis Bleeker, 1852 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus sordidus Forsskål, 1775 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus spilurus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus spinidens Guichenot, 1865 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus spinidens Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus squalidus Poey, 1860 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus stellatus Forsskål, 1775 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Scarus strigatus Günther, 1862 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus strongylocephalus Bleeker, 1855 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus sumbawensis Bleeker, 1848 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus taeniurus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus toshi Whitley, 1933 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus trilobatus Lacepède, 1802 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus troschelii Bleeker, 1853 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus truncatus Poey, 1868 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus turchesius Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus vaigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus variegatus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus venosus Valenciennes, 1840 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus vermiculatus (Fowler & Bean, 1928) (unaccepted)
Species Scarus viridescens Rüppell, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus viridifurcatus (Smith, 1956) (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Scarus viridis Bonnaterre, 1788 (unaccepted)
Species Scarus viridis Bloch, 1790 (unaccepted)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Scarus Forsskål, 1775. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159299 on 2018-12-16
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2013-01-04 15:09:25Z
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taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2018). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   
 
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