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Cheilodactylus vittatus


Cheilodactylus vittatus was originally described as Cheilodactylus vittatus by Garrett in 1864. It belongs to the family Cheilodactylidae. It is commonly known as Hawaiian morwong and is known Hawaiian morwong in Australia, Striped morwong in USA (contiguous states), Hawaiian morwong in Hawaii (USA), Morwong in Hawaii (USA). more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Hawaiian Islands.
Species   vittatus
AuthorWI   Garrett [A.]
AuthorNI   Garrett
Qualification   ---
Year   1864
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Cheilodactylidae
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Genus   Cheilodactylus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Cheilodactylidae
Genus   Cheilodactylus
Original Name   Cheilodactylus        
Taxon Name   vittatus
Original Combination   Cheilodactylus vittatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cheilodactylus vittatus
OriginalSubGenus   Cheilodactylus
Original Author   Garrett
Original AuthorWI   Garrett [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1864
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Hawaiian Islands.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   whereabouts unknown
Journal   Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. (Ser. 1)
Citation   v. 3
Page   103

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Cheilodactylus vittatus
Current Species   vittatus
Current Genus Cheilodactylus
Current AuthorWI Fowler [H. W.] & Ball [S. C.]
Current AuthorNI   Fowler & Ball
Current Year   1864
Current Family Cheilodactylidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat reef-associated        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes An uncommon species found in seaward reefs (Ref. 9710). Feeds on a wide variety of small invertebrate animals such as crabs, shrimps and other crustaceans, polychaete worms, molluscs, heart urchins and foraminiferans (Ref. 3921).
Distribution Hawaiian Islands.

Current Summary   Valid as Cheilodactylus vittatus  Garrett 1864. Cheilodactylidae.
Name History   • Valid as Cheilodactylus vittatus  Garrett 1864 -- (Francis 1993:164 [ref. 25479], Burridge 2004:233 [ref. 27777], Mundy 2005:417 [ref. 28379]). • Valid as Goniistius vittatus  (Garrett 1864) -- (Burridge & White 2000:436 et seq. [ref. 24553], Randall 2001:3330 [ref. 26129], Randall 2005:180 [ref. 28239], Randall 2007:205 [ref. 30952]).

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abdominalis Cheilodactylus abdominalis (Richardson [J.] 1843)Not available
annularis Cheilodactylus annularis Castelnau [F. L. de] 1879Synonym
antonii Cheilodactylus antonii Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833Synonym
aspersus Cheilodactylus aspersus Richardson [J.] 1850Synonym
bergi Cheilodactylus bergi Norman [J. R.] 1937Synonym
brachydactylus Cheilodactylus brachydactylus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
brevispinis Cheilodactylus brevispinis (Regan [C. T.] 1921)Synonym
carmichaelis Cheilodactylus carmichaelis Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
carponemus Cheilodactylus carponemus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
cinctus Cheilodactylus cinctus Tschudi [J. J. von] 1846Uncertain
douglasii Cheilodactylus douglasii (Hector [J.] 1875)Synonym
elongatus Cheilodactylus elongatus Hildebrand [S. F.] 1946Uncertain
ephippium Cheilodactylus (Goniistius) ephippium McCulloch [A. R.] & Waite [E. R.] 1916Synonym
ephippium Cheilodactylus ephippium McCulloch [A. R.] & Waite [E. R.] 1916Valid
fasciatus Cheilodactylus fasciatus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1803Valid
francisi Cheilodactylus (Goniistius) francisi Burridge [C. P.] 2004Synonym
francisi Cheilodactylus francisi Burridge [C. P.] 2004Valid
fuscus Cheilodactylus fuscus Castelnau [F. L. de] 1879Valid
gibbosus Cheilodactylus gibbosus Richardson [J.] 1841Valid
gygis Cheilodactylus gygis (Fowler [H. W.] & Ball [S. C.] 1924)Synonym
indicus Cheilodactylus indicus (Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854)Synonym
macropterus Cheilodactylus macropterus (Forster [J. R.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801)Synonym
multiradiatus Cheilodactylus multiradiatus Castelnau [F. L. de] 1861Synonym
nigricans Cheilodactylus nigricans Richardson [J.] 1850Synonym
nigripes Cheilodactylus nigripes Richardson [J.] 1850Valid
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