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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1836) 
AphiaID: 219243

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 editorBlenniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus Cuvier, 1835
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus dussumeiri (Valenciennes, 1836) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus fluctuans (Weber, 1909)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus gorrorensis (Herre, 1936)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus wamiziensis Smith, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlennechis dussumieri Valenciennes, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes fluctuans Weber, 1909
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes gorrorensis Herre, 1936
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 editorlance blenny  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 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 (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Limited data suggest that this species feeds mainly on algae and detritus<307>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219243
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Aspidontus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1836). 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=219243 on 2014-08-21
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