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Bodianus melanoleucus


Bodianus melanoleucus was originally described as Bodianus melanoleucus by Lacepède in 1802. It belongs to the family Labridae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melanoleucus
AuthorWI   Lacepède [B. G. E.]
AuthorNI   Lacepède
Qualification   ---
Year   1802
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Labriformes Labriformes
Family   Labridae
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Genus   Bodianus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Labriformes
Family   Labridae
Genus   Bodianus
Original Name   Bodianus        
Taxon Name   melanoleucus
Original Combination   Bodianus melanoleucus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Bodianus melanoleucus
OriginalSubGenus   Bodianus
Original Author   Lacepède
Original AuthorWI   Lacepède [B. G. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1802
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1984:12 [ref. 19232].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   MNHN 0000-7677 (dry)
Journal   Hist. Nat. Poiss.
Citation   v. 4
Page   283, 296

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Plectropomus laevis
Current Species   laevis
Current Genus Plectropomus
Current AuthorWI Lacepède [B. G. E.]
Current AuthorNI   Lacepède
Current Year   1801
Current Family Labridae
Current Subfamily
Epinephelinae Epinephelinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Plectropomus laevis  (Lacepède 1801). Serranidae: Epinephelinae.
Name History   •Valid as Plectropomus melanoleucus (Lacepède 1801) -- (Kyushin et al. 1977:190 [ref. 19756], Katayama in Masuda et al. 1984:127 [ref. 6441]). •Synonym of Plectropomus laevis (Lacepède 1801) -- (Heemstra & Randall 1986:535 [ref. 5667], Randall & Hoese 1986:12 [ref. 6009], Paxton et al. 1989:499 [ref. 12442], Lee 1990:59 [ref. 19830], Randall et al. 1990:117 [ref. 15987], Randall & Heemstra 1991:292 [ref. 19601], Heemstra & Randall 1993:290 [ref. 21042], Fricke 1999:204 [ref. 24106], Heemstra & Randall 1999:2532 [ref. 24815], Randall in Randall & Lim 2000:610 [ref. 25122], Randall 2005:165 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:328 [ref. 28867], Hoese et al. 2006:1021 [ref. 28999], Fricke et al. 2011:386 [ref. 31242]).

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acanthistius Bodianus acanthistius Gilbert [C. H.] 1892Synonym
achigan Bodianus achigan Rafinesque [C. S.] 1817Synonym
albomaculatus Bodianus albomaculatus (Smith [J. L. B.] 1957)Synonym
albostriatus Bodianus albostriatus (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Synonym
albotaeniatus Bodianus albotaeniatus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1839)Valid
aldabrensis Bodianus aldabrensis (Smith [J. L. B.] 1956)Synonym
anthioides Bodianus anthioides (Bennett [E. T.] 1832)Valid
anthoides Bodianus anthoides (Bennett [E. T.] 1832)Synonym
apua Bodianus apua Bloch [M. E.] 1790Synonym
argyroleucus Bodianus argyroleucos Mitchill [S. L.] 1815Synonym
atrolumbus Bodianus atrolumbus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1839)Valid
atrorubens Bodianus atrorubens (Jordan [E. K.] 1925)Synonym
aurifer Bodianus aurifer (De Vis [C. W.] 1884)Synonym
axillaris Bodianus axillaris (Bennett [E. T.] 1832)Valid
bathycapros Bodianus bathycapros Gomon [M. F.] 2006Valid
bellis Bodianus bellis (Ramsay [E. P.] & Ogilby [J. D.] 1887)Synonym
bennetti Bodianus bennetti Gomon [M. F.] & Walsh [F.] 2016Valid
bicolor Bodianus bicolor (Liénard [F.] in Sauvage 1891)Synonym
bilunulatus Bodianus bilunulatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1801)Valid
bilunulatus albotaeniatus Bodianus bilunulatus albotaeniatus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1839Synonym
bilunulatus bilunulatus Bodianus bilunulatus bilunulatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1801)Synonym
bimaculatus Bodianus bimaculatus Allen [G. R.] 1973Valid
bistrispinus Bodianus bistrispinus Mitchill [S. L.] 1818Synonym
bivittatus Bodianus bivittatus (Steindachner [F.] 1863)Synonym
blochii Bodianus blochii Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
bodianus Bodianus bodianus Bloch [M. E.] 1790Synonym
boenak Bodianus boenak Bloch [M. E.] 1790Synonym
bourboni Bodianus bourboni (Fourmanoir [P.] & Guézé [P.] 1961)Synonym
boutoni Bodianus boutoni (Liénard [F.] in Sauvage 1891)Synonym
brachyrhynus Bodianus brachyrhynus Miranda Ribeiro [A. de] 1918Synonym
busellatus Bodianus busellatus Gomon [M. F.] 2006Valid
caeruleoaureus Bodianus caeruleoaureus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
caninus Bodianus caninus (Lowe [R. T.] 1839)Synonym
chabrolii Bodianus chabrolii (Lesson [R. P.] 1829)Synonym
costatus Bodianus costatus Mitchill [S. L.] 1815Synonym
croceus Bodianus croceus (Lesson [R. P.] 1828)Synonym
cyclostomus Bodianus cyclostomus Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802Synonym
cylindriatus Bodianus cylindriatus (Tanaka [S.] 1930)Valid
decacanthus Bodianus decacanthus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
diana Bodianus diana (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1801)Valid
dictynna Bodianus dictynna Gomon [M. F.] 2006Valid
diplotaenia Bodianus diplotaenia (Gill [T. N.] 1862)Valid
dubius Bodianus dubius (Poey [F.] 1860)Synonym
eclancheri Bodianus eclancheri (Valenciennes [A.] 1846)Valid
elegans Bodianus elegans (Kuhl [H.] & van Hasselt [J. C.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1839)Synonym
exiguus Bodianus exiguus Mitchill [S. L.] 1815Synonym
falcatus Bodianus falcatus (Bloch [M. E.] 1791)Synonym
fasciatus Bodianus fasciatus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
fischerii Bodianus fischerii Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Uncertain
flavifrons Bodianus flavifrons Gomon [M. F.] 2001Valid
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