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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus obscurum (Günther, 1872) 
AphiaID: 218542

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 editorHaemulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus obscurus (Günther, 1872)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus Lacepède, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeitectus harrawayi Smith
Sources  basis of record Fourmanoir, P. (1961). Liste complementaire des poissons du Canal de Mozambique. Memoires de l'Institut Scientifique de Madagascar Serie F (Oceanographie) 4: 83-166 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant sweetlips  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Large solitary adults rarely found along outer reef slopes from 2 to 50 m. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218542
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-25 13:20:55Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-06-15 15:21:11Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Plectorhinchus obscurum (Günther, 1872). 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=218542 on 2014-04-19
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