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Heteroscarus modestus


Heteroscarus modestus was originally described as Heteroscarus modestus by Castelnau in 1872. It belongs to the family Odacidae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   modestus
AuthorWI   Castelnau [F. L.]
AuthorNI   Castelnau
Qualification   ---
Year   1872
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Labriformes Labriformes
Family   Odacidae
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Genus   Heteroscarus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Labriformes
Family   Odacidae
Genus   Heteroscarus
Original Name   Heteroscarus        
Taxon Name   modestus
Original Combination   Heteroscarus modestus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Heteroscarus modestus
OriginalSubGenus   Heteroscarus
Original Author   Castelnau
Original AuthorWI   Castelnau [F. L.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1872
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   St. Vincent Gulf, South Australia.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot 1963:46 [ref. 19171].
Primary Code   Holotype (?)
Primary Type   MNHN A-9538 [ex MNHN 1875-0183]
Journal   Proc. Zool. Acclim. Soc. Victoria
Citation   v. 1
Page   246

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Heteroscarus acroptilus
Current Species acroptilus
Current Genus Heteroscarus
Current AuthorWI Richardson [J.]
Current AuthorNI Richardson
Current Year 1846
Current Family Odacidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Heteroscarus acroptilus  (Richardson 1846). Odacidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Odax acroptilus (Richardson 1846) -- (Gomon & Paxton 1986:33 [ref. 5656], Bray & Hoese 2006:1421 [ref. 29049]). •Synonym of Heteroscarus acroptilus (Richardson 1846).

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acroptilus Heteroscarus acroptilus (Richardson [J.] 1846)Valid
castelnaui Heteroscarus castelnaui Macleay [W.] 1878Synonym
elegans Heteroscarus elegans Steindachner [F.] 1884Synonym
filamentosus Heteroscarus filamentosus Castelnau [F. L.] 1872Synonym
macleayi Heteroscarus macleayi McCoy [F.] 1888Synonym
tenuiceps Heteroscarus tenuiceps De Vis [C. W.] 1885Synonym
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