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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus flavomaculatus (Cuvier, 1830) 
AphiaID: 218549

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 accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhinchus Lacepède, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagramma flavomaculatum Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaterin citronellus Smith, 1956
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaterin flavomaculatus (Cuvier, 1830)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhynchus flavemaculatus (Cuvier, 1830) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorhynchus flavomaculatus (Cuvier, 1830) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectorinchus flavomaculatus (Cuvier, 1830) (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & M.M. Smith (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlemonfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found over coral reefs in coastal areas. Feeds on small fishes and crustaceans (Ref. 5213). Caught by hand-line and set net; good food fish, marketed fresh. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218549
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Plectorhinchus flavomaculatus (Cuvier, 1830). 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=218549 on 2014-08-31
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