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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis murdjan (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 217925

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 editorBeryciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis Cuvier, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis axillaris Valenciennes, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis bowditchae Woods, 1953
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis intermedius Günther, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis maculatus Steindachner, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis melanophrys Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis murdjan intermedia Günther, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis parvidens Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstichthys murdjan (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstichthys parvidens (Cuvier, 1829)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca murdjan (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena murdjan Forsskål, 1775
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 editorsmall-eyed squirrelfish [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpinecone soldierfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblotcheye soldierfish  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis murdjan intermedia Günther, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyripristis murdjan (Forsskål, 1775)
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]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [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 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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [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 editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (18 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (103 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 (10 nucleotides; 10 proteins) 
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 reef flats and shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 37 m (in the Red Sea). Is mainly nocturnal. Feeds mainly on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217925
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-10 09:47:00Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Myripristis murdjan (Forsskål, 1775). 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=217925 on 2014-09-19
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