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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 219638

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 editorAcanthuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus nigricans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus Forssk√•l, 1775
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus aliala Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus glaucoparecius Cuvier, 1829 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthurus glaucopareius Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon nigricans Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Randall, J.E. (1992). Red Sea Reef Fishes. Immel Publishing. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoldrim surgeonfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacksurgeonfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcirujano cariblanco  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (60 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (53 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 (79 nucleotides; 93 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219638
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). Acanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=219638 on 2014-12-26
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