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Acanthurus melanopterus
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Acanthurus melanopterus

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Acanthurus melanopterus was originally described as Acanthurus melanopterus by Shen & Lim in 1973. It belongs to the family Acanthuridae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melanopterus
AuthorWI   Shen [S.-C.] & Lim [P.-C.]
AuthorNI   Shen & Lim
Qualification   ---
Year   1973
Status   Synonym
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Acanthuriformes Acanthuriformes
Family   Acanthuridae
Subfamily  
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Genus   Acanthurus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Acanthuriformes
Family   Acanthuridae
Genus   Acanthurus
Original Name   Acanthurus        
Taxon Name   melanopterus
Original Combination   Acanthurus melanopterus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Acanthurus melanopterus
OriginalSubGenus   Acanthurus
Original Author   Shen & Lim
Original AuthorWI   Shen [S.-C.] & Lim [P.-C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1973
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   an-li-tung, southwestern tip of Taiwan, South China Sea, depth 5-10 meters.
Types   Paratypes: NTUM 72111702 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ho & Shao 2011:59 [ref. 31432].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   NTUM 72121801
Journal   Rep. Inst. Fish. Biol., Taipei
Citation   v. 3 (no. 1)
Page   122
Illustrations   Fig. 29

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---


Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---


Current Genus Species Acanthurus pyroferus
Current Species   pyroferus
Current Genus Acanthurus
Current AuthorWI Kittlitz [F. H.]
Current AuthorNI   Kittlitz
Current Year   1834
Current Family Acanthuridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
   

Current Summary   Synonym of Acanthurus pyroferus  Kittlitz 1834. Acanthuridae.
 
Name History   •Synonym of Acanthurus pyroferus Kittlitz 1834 -- (Ho & Shao 2011:59 [ref. 31432]).

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achilles Acanthurus achilles Shaw [G.] 1803Valid
albipectoralis Acanthurus albipectoralis Allen [G. R.] & Ayling [A. M.] 1987Valid
aliala Acanthurus aliala Lesson [R. P.] 1831Synonym
altivelis Acanthurus altivelis Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1835Synonym
annularis Acanthurus annularis Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1835Synonym
aquilinus Acanthurus aquilinus (Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906)Synonym
argenteus Acanthurus argenteus Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1825Synonym
armiger Acanthurus armiger Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1835Synonym
aterrimus Acanthurus aterrimus Günther [A.] 1872Synonym
atramentatus Acanthurus atramentatus (Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1905)Synonym
atrimentatus Acanthurus atrimentatus (Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903)Synonym
auranticavus Acanthurus auranticavus Randall [J. E.] 1956Valid
aurolineatus Acanthurus aurolineatus Day [F.] 1876Synonym
australis Acanthurus australis (Gray [J. E.] 1827)Synonym
bahianus Acanthurus bahianus Castelnau [F. L.] 1855Valid
bariene Acanthurus bariene Lesson [R. P.] 1831Valid
bicommatus Acanthurus bicommatus Smith [J. L. B.] 1956Synonym
bipunctatus Acanthurus bipunctatus Günther [A.] 1861Synonym
bishopi Acanthurus bishopi (Bryan [W. A.] & Herre [A. W. C. T.] 1903)Synonym
bleekeri Acanthurus bleekeri Günther [A.] 1861Synonym
blochii Acanthurus blochii Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1835Valid
blochii Acanthurus blochii Bennett [E. T.] 1836Synonym
brevis Acanthurus brevis Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
broussonnetii Acanthurus broussonnetii Desmarest [A. G.] 1823Synonym
caeruleus Acanthurus caeruleus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
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