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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta usta (Valenciennes, 1840) 
AphiaID: 293635

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 editorSparisomatinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta usta (Subspecies)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta (Valenciennes, 1840) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta usta (Valenciennes, 1840)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalliodon retractus Poey, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallyodon ustus Valenciennes, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptotomus beryllinus Jordan & Swain, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptotomus dentiens (Poey, 1861)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptotomus retractus (Poey, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta (Valenciennes, 1840) · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScarus dentiens Poey, 1861
Sources 
basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNicholsina usta (Valenciennes, 1840)) Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoremerald parrotfish [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorloro esmeralda [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rufimaculatus Wilson C.B., 1905 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293635
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-02-18 09:17:38Z  created  Decock, Wim
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Nicholsina usta usta (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=293635 on 2014-11-27
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