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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcarus harid (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 219090

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 editorHipposcarus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcarus Smith, 1956
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallyodon harid (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcarus harid vexillus Smith, 1959 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus cyanurus Valenciennes, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus harid 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 editorlongnose parrotfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCandelamoa parrotfish  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcarus harid vexillus Smith, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHipposcarus harid (Forsskål, 1775)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
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]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 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 (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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits coastal regions associated with coral reefs and reef flats. Feeds on benthic algae. Caught also with nets and other artisanal gear. Sold mostly fresh in markets. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Related to H. longiceps (Cuvier & Valenciennes) which occurs in the Pacific <307>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219090
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-17 06:27:10Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Hipposcarus harid. 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=219090 on 2014-10-21
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