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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipiger longirostris (Broussonet, 1782) 
AphiaID: 218759

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 editorChaetodontidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipiger (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipiger Jordan & McGregor, 1898
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon longirostris Broussonet, 1782
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelmo longirostris (Broussonet, 1782)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipiger cyrano Randall, 1961
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipiger inornatus Randall, 1961
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrognathodes longirostris (Broussonet, 1782)
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlongnose butterflyfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [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 (35 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 (13 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits seaward reefs from 5 to at least 60 m in depth. Feeds mainly on whole organisms such as small crustaceans. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType species Type species of genus [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218759
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-27 14:12:14Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Forcipiger longirostris (Broussonet, 1782). 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=218759 on 2014-04-20
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