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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorurus cyanescens (Valenciennes, 1840) 
AphiaID: 219084

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 editorScaridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScarinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorurus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorurus Swainson, 1839
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoscarus chloromelas Günther, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus cyanascens Valenciennes, 1840 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus cyanescens Valenciennes, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXanothon chloromelas (Günther, 1867)
Sources  basis of record Anon. (2000). FishBase 2000 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. 4 cd-roms pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue humphead parrotfish [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [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 (1 barcode) 
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 (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219084
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-01-02 17:49:40Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Chlorurus cyanescens (Valenciennes, 1840). 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=219084 on 2014-07-13
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