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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus Tilesius, 1820 
AphiaID: 206880

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 editorTetraodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistidae Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistopus (misspelling)
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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulates (Park, 1797) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)
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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206880
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-03-08 15:41:42Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Balistapus Tilesius, 1820. 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=206880 on 2016-02-06
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