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Amphichaetodon melbae

Burgess & Caldwell

Amphichaetodon melbae was originally described as Amphichaetodon melbae by Burgess & Caldwell in 1978. It belongs to the family Chaetodontidae. It is commonly known as Narrow-barred butterflyfish and is known Narrow-barred butterflyfish in Chile. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   melbae
AuthorWI   Burgess [W. E.] & Caldwell [D. K.]
AuthorNI   Burgess & Caldwell
Qualification   in Burgess
Year   1978
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
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Genus   Amphichaetodon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
Genus   Amphichaetodon
Original Name   Amphichaetodon        
Taxon Name   melbae
Original Combination   Amphichaetodon melbae
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Amphichaetodon melbae
OriginalSubGenus   Amphichaetodon
Original Author   Burgess & Caldwell
Original AuthorWI   Burgess [W. E.] & Caldwell [D. K.]
Original Qualification   in Burgess
Original Year   1978
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Isla San Félix, off Chile.
Types   Paratypes: (20 from following) SIO 65-626 (21), 65-629 (12).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   SIO 65-629
Journal   Butterflyfishes of the World
Page   291
Illustrations   Figs.

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Amphichaetodon melbae
Current Species melbae
Current Genus Amphichaetodon
Current AuthorWI Burgess [W. E.] & Caldwell [D. K.]
Current AuthorNI Burgess & Caldwell
Current Year 1978
Current Family Chaetodontidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Juveniles are similar to adults.
Depth Range From 10 to 13 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Amphichaetodon melbae  Burgess & Caldwell 1978. Chaetodontidae.
Name History   •Valid as Amphichaetodon melbae Burgess & Caldwell 1978 -- (Allen 1980:158 [ref. 22764], Pequeño 1997:83 [ref. 23536], Pequeño & Sáez 2000:32 [ref. 24590], Pequeño & Lamilla 2000:434 [ref. 24906], Meléndez C. & Cornejo C. 2001:68 [ref. 26163], Smith et al. 2003:302 [ref. 27125], Dyer & Westneat 2010:606 [ref. 31446]).

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howensis Amphichaetodon howensis (Waite [E. R.] 1903)Valid
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