WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis Bloch & Schneider, 1801 
AphiaID: 206732

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis argus Schneider, 1801
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelinae Bleeker, 1874
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopolis (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCepholopholis (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrometopon Gill, 1865
Sources  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

[show all]
Direct child
taxa (68)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aitha Randall & Heemstra, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis argus Schneider, 1801
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cruentata (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cyanostigma (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis formosa (Shaw, 1812)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis fulva (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis hemistiktos (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis igarashiensis Katayama, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis leopardus (Lacepède, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis microprion (Bleeker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis nigri (Günther, 1859)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis nigripinnis (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis oligosticta Randall & Ben-Tuvia, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis panamensis (Steindachner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis polleni (Bleeker, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis polyspila Randall & Satapoomin, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sonnerati (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis spiloparaea (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis taeniops (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodeta (Forster, 1801)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis acanthistius (Gilbert, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyporthodus acanthistius (Gilbert, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis albomarginatus Fowler & Bean, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracila albomarginata (Fowler & Bean, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis analis (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantius (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenack (Bloch, 1790) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenacki (Bloch, 1790) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boninius Jordan & Thompson, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis coatesi Whitley, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cruentatus (Lacepède, 1802) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cruentata (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis formosanus Tanaka, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis fulvus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis fulva (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis gibbus Fourmanoir, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis guttata (Bloch) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis argus Schneider, 1801
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis igarasiensis Katayama, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis igarashiensis Katayama, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis indelibilis (Fowler, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis kendalli Evermann & Seale, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cyanostigma (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis leoparda (Lacepède, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis leopardus (Lacepède, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis maculatus Seale & Bean, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis malabaricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus malabaricus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis megachir (Richardson, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus quoyanus (Valenciennes, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis merra (Bloch, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus merra Bloch, 1793
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniatus (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis moara (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus bruneus Bloch, 1793
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis morrhua (Valenciennes, 1833) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus morrhua (Valenciennes, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis nebulosus (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus coioides (Hamilton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis nigripinna (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis nigripinnis (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis obtusauris Evermann & Seale, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis obtusaurus Evermann & Seale, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis pachycentron (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis pachycentrum (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis popino Walford, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyporthodus acanthistius (Gilbert, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis purpureus Fourmanoir, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sonnerati (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis rogaa (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethaloperca rogaa (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexfasciatus (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus sexfasciatus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexmaculatus (Rüppell, 1830) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis spiloparae (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis spiloparaea (Valenciennes, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis swanius Tsai, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis igarashiensis Katayama, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis tauvina (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus tauvina (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis undulosus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus undulosus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodela (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodeta (Forster, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodelus (Valenciennes, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodeta (Forster, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodelus (Forster, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis urodeta (Forster, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis virgatus Fourmanoir, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis polleni (Bleeker, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis xanthopterus Allen & Starck, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis cyanostigma (Valenciennes, 1828)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206732
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-01-04 15:09:25Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Cephalopholis. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206732 on 2016-02-10
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License