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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803) 
AphiaID: 217670

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 editorAulopiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo variegatus Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmo varius Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida rubrotaeniata Liénard, 1891
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus englemani (Schultz, 1953)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus engelmani Schultz, 1953 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus englamani Schultz, 1953 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus englemani Schultz, 1953
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus houlti McCulloch, 1921
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus variegates (Lacepède, 1803) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus varius (Lacepède, 1803)
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, 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 editorvariegated lizardfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon lizardfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Indian Ocean
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]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCargados Carajos [details]
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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbasia pillaii Cressey & Cressey, 1979 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIchthyotaces pteroisicola Shiino, 1932 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetataeniacanthus epigri Cressey & Cressey, 1979 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetataeniacanthus solidus Cressey & Cressey, 1979 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetataeniacanthus vulgaris Cressey & Cressey, 1979 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (40 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 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 (20 nucleotides; 40 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Authority is (Fowler, 1912) according to Randall <307>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits deep lagoon and seaward reefs from depths of 5 to at least 40 m; sometimes found on sandy bottoms concealing itself in the sand. Frequently occurs in pairs. Feeds on small fishes by seizing these from passing schools. Caught with various types of artisanal gear; sold fresh or dried salted in markets. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217670
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-10 06:08:33Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Synodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803). 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=217670 on 2014-09-18
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