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Chaetodon aculeatus

(Poey 1860)

Chaetodon aculeatus was originally described as Chelmon aculeatus by Poey in 1860. It belongs to the family Chaetodontidae. It is commonly known as Longsnout butterflyfish and is known Poey's butterflyfish in USA (contiguous states), Longsnout butterflyfish in Bahamas, Parche narizón in Cuba. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Western Atlantic.
Species   aculeatus
AuthorWI   Poey [F.]
AuthorNI   Poey
Qualification   ---
Year   1860
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
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Genus   Chaetodon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
Genus   Chaetodon
Original Name   Chelmon        
Taxon Name   aculeatus
Original Combination   Chelmon aculeatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Chelmon aculeatus
OriginalSubGenus   Chelmon
Original Author   Poey
Original AuthorWI   Poey [F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1860
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Cuba.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Howell Rivero 1938:204-205 [ref. 22926] with MCZ 16253 as holotype; USNM lists USNM 4716 as holotype.
Primary Code   ---
Page   202

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Prognathodes aculeatus
Current Species   aculeatus
Current Genus Prognathodes
Current AuthorWI Poey [F.]
Current AuthorNI   Poey
Current Year   1860
Current Family Chaetodontidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat reef-associated        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 1 to 91 meters.
Distribution Western Atlantic.

Current Summary   Synonym of Prognathodes aculeatus  (Poey 1860). Chaetodontidae.
Name History   • Valid as Chaetodon aculeatus  (Poey 1860) -- (Burgess 1978:318 [ref. 700], Allen 1980:160 [ref. 22764], Robins & Ray 1986:192 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1993:331 [ref. 24474], Andreata & Séret 1996:587 [ref. 16204], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:274 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:163 [ref. 27754]). • Valid as Prognathodes aculeatus  (Poey 1860) -- (Burgess 2001:62 [ref. 25030], Collette et al. 2003:111 [ref. 26784], Burgess 2003:1670 [ref. 27101], Smith et al. 2003:302 [ref. 27125], Smith et al. 2003:39 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:149 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:468 [ref. 28815], Page et al. 2013:154 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:60 [ref. 33341]).

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abhortani Chaetodon abhortani Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
abudafar Chaetodon abudafar Forsskål [P. S.] 1775Synonym
abudafur Dascyllus abudafur (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Valid
abudafur hanni Chaetodon abudafur hanni Forsskål [P. S.] 1775Synonym
abudafur jahud Chaetodon abudafur jahud Forsskål [P. S.] 1775Uncertain
aculeatus Chaetodon aculeatus Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854Synonym
acuminatus Chaetodon acuminatus Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
adiergastos Chaetodon adiergastos Seale [A.] 1910Valid
albicans Chaetodon albicans Mocigno [J. M.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Not available
albicauda Chaetodon albicauda Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854Synonym
albipinnis Chaetodon albipinnis Ahl [E.] 1923Synonym
alepidotus Chaetodon alepidotus Linnaeus [C.] (ex Garden) 1766Synonym
allonge Chaetodon allonge Montrouzier [X.] 1857Not available
altipinnis Chaetodon altipinnis Cadenat [J.] 1951Synonym
amarus Chaetodon amarus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Uncertain
amplecticollis Chaetodon amplecticollis (Poey [F.] 1868)Synonym
andamanensis Chaetodon andamanensis Kuiter [R. H.] & Debelius [H.] 1999Valid
annularis Chaetodon annularis Bloch [M. E.] 1787Synonym
aphrodite Chaetodon aphrodite Ogilby [J. D.] 1889Synonym
arabica Chaetodon arabica Steindachner [F.] 1899Synonym
arabicus Chaetodon arabicus Walbaum [J. J.] 1792Synonym
araneus Chaetodon araneus Bennett [J. W.] 1830Not available
arcuanus Chaetodon arcuanus Gmelin [J. F.] 1789Synonym
arcuatus Chaetodon arcuatus Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
argentatus Chaetodon argentatus Smith [H. M.] & Radcliffe [L.] 1911Valid
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