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Haemulon vittatum

(Poey 1860)

Haemulon vittatum was originally described as Inermia vittatum by Poey in 1860. It belongs to the family Haemulidae. It is commonly known as Boga but has many other common names such as boga in USA (contiguous states), Bonnetmouth in Bahamas, Boga in Cuba, Boga in France, Boga in Spain. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Western Atlantic.
Species   vittatum
AuthorWI   Poey [F.]
AuthorNI   Poey
Qualification   ---
Year   1860
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Haemulidae
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Genus   Haemulon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Haemulidae
Genus   Haemulon
Original Name   Inermia        
Taxon Name   vittata
Original Combination   Inermia vittata
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Haemulon vittatum
OriginalSubGenus   Inermia
Original Author   Poey
Original AuthorWI   Poey [F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1860
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Havana, Cuba.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Journal   Mem. Hist. Nat. Cuba
Citation   v. 2
Page   193
Illustrations   Pl. 14 (fig. 3)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Haemulon vittatum
Current Species   vittatum
Current Genus Haemulon
Current AuthorWI Poey [F.]
Current AuthorNI   Poey
Current Year   1860
Current Family Haemulidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat pelagic        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Found in open water, sometimes over coral heads (Ref. 9710). Sometimes found near the coast (Ref. 9626). Feeds on zooplankton and small fishes. Marketed fresh.
Depth Range From 15 to 50 meters.
Distribution Western Atlantic.

Current Summary   Valid as Haemulon vittatum  (Poey 1860). Haemulidae: Haemulinae.
Name History   • Valid as Inermia vittata  Poey 1860 -- (Robins & Ray 1986:181 [ref. 23100], Cervigón 1992:342 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:220 [ref. 24474], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:266 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:162 [ref. 27754], Orrell 2003:1553 [ref. 27095], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:85 [ref. 27192], Smith et al. 2003:36 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:145 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:384 [ref. 28815], Tavera et al. 2012:6 [ref. 32469]). • Valid as Haemulon vittatum  (Poey 1860) -- (Rocha et al. 2008:923 [ref. 29817], Tavera et al 2012:6 [ref. 32469], Page et al. 2013:149 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Collette 2013:173 [ref. 32953], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:55 [ref. 33341]).

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acutum Haemulon acutum Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
albidum Haemulon albidum Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
album Haemulon album Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Valid
angustum Haemulon angustum (Ginsburg [I.] 1948)Synonym
arara Haemulon arara Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
arcuatum Haemulon arcuatum Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1833Synonym
auratum Haemulon auratum (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
aurolineatum Haemulon aurolineatum Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Valid
bonaeriense Haemulon bonaeriense Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Spelling
bonariense Haemulon bonariense Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Valid
boschmae Haemulon boschmae (Metzelaar [J.] 1919)Valid
brevirostrum Haemulon brevirostrum Günther [A.] 1868Synonym
californiensis Haemulon californiensis (Steindachner [F.] 1876)Valid
canna Haemulon canna Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
canna Haemulon canna Agassiz [L.] 1831Synonym
capeuna Haemulon capeuna (Lichtenstein [M. H. C.] 1822)Synonym
carbonarium Haemulon carbonarium Poey [F.] 1860Valid
caudimacula Haemulon caudimacula Cuvier [G.] 1829Synonym
chromis Haemulon chromis Cuvier [G.] (ex Broussonet) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
chrysargyreum Haemulon chrysargyreum Günther [A.] 1859Valid
continuum Haemulon continuum Poey [F.] 1875Synonym
corvinaeforme Haemulon corvinaeforme Steindachner [F.] 1868Synonym
crysopterum Haemulon crysopterum Mowbray [L. L.] 1915Synonym
dorsale Haemulon dorsale Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
eckmani Haemulon eckmani Lönnberg [E.] 1895Synonym
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