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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma amblycephalum (Bleeker, 1856) 
AphiaID: 212216

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCorinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma Swainson, 1839
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulis amblycephalus Bleeker, 1856 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulis melanochir Bleeker, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudojulis trifasciatus Weber, 1913
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudojuloides trifasciatus (Weber, 1913)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma amblycephala (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma amblycephalus (Bleeker, 1856) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma melanochir Fowler, 1904
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassoma melanochir (Bleeker, 1857) (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los BaƱos, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluntheaded wrasse  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [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 editorEast Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (31 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 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 (26 nucleotides; 20 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Occurs in aggregations over shallow reefs and on reef flats (Ref. 9823). Feeds mainly on crustacean zooplankton (Ref. 1602). Rarely marketed. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Spelled T. amblicephalus in <127> and <355>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212216
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-07-31 15:31:40Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Thalassoma amblycephalum (Bleeker, 1856). 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=212216 on 2014-08-30
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