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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus mourlani (Petit, 1934) 
AphiaID: 217823

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 editorOphidiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCarapinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus mayottae Smith, 1955
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus pindae Smith, 1955
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarapus variegatus Fowler & Steinitz, 1956
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEncheliophis mourlani (Petit, 1934)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFierasfer mourlani Petit, 1934
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxybeles lumbricoides Bleeker, 1854
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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 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 (2 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found in starfishes and holothurians (Ref. 4104). In Micronesia, it prefers the pincushion starfish @Culcita novaeguinae@ for a host. Also known to occur in certain holothurians (@Bohadschia argus, Stichopus@ sp.) on rare occasions (Ref. 1602). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217823
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-25 13:20:55Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Carapus mourlani (Petit, 1934). 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=217823 on 2014-04-19
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