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Holacanthus acanthops


Holacanthus acanthops was originally described as Holacanthus acanthops by Norman in 1922. It belongs to the family Pomacanthidae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   acanthops
AuthorWI   Norman [J. R.]
AuthorNI   Norman
Qualification   ---
Year   1922
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Pomacanthidae
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Genus   Holacanthus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Pomacanthidae
Genus   Holacanthus
Original Name   Holacanthus        
Taxon Name   acanthops
Original Combination   Holacanthus acanthops
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Holacanthus acanthops
OriginalSubGenus   Holacanthus
Original Author   Norman
Original AuthorWI   Norman [J. R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1922
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Durban/eThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, southwestern Indian Ocean.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   BMNH 1922.1.13.38
Journal   Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (Ser. 9)
Citation   v. 9 (no. 52)
Page   318

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Centropyge acanthops
Current Species acanthops
Current Genus Centropyge
Current AuthorWI Norman [J. R.]
Current AuthorNI Norman
Current Year 1922
Current Family Pomacanthidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Centropyge acanthops  (Norman 1922). Pomacanthidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Centropyge fisheri (Snyder 1904) -- (Schindler & Schneidewind 2004:32 [ref. 28032]). •Valid as Centropyge acanthops (Norman 1922) -- (Allen 1980:249 [ref. 22764], Smith & Heemstra 1986:624 [ref. 5714], Winterbottom et al. 1989:44 [ref. 13251], Randall 1995:254 [ref. 22896], Anderson et al. 1998:25 [ref. 23611], Fricke 1999:346 [ref. 24106], Burgess 2003:1678 [ref. 27101], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S112 [ref. 27377], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:280 [ref. 28072], Mundy 2005:404 [ref. 28379], Fricke et al. 2009:74 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2013:262 [ref. 32706], Zajonz et al. 2019:84 [ref. 36871], Tea et al. 2020:3 [ref. 37258]).

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aculeatus Holacanthus aculeatus (Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854)Synonym
africanus Holacanthus africanus Cadenat [J.] 1951Valid
albofasciatus Holacanthus albofasciatus Tanaka [S.] 1909Synonym
alternans Holacanthus alternans Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
alternans meleagris Holacanthus alternans meleagris Alcock [A. W.] 1896Synonym
amiralis Holacanthus amiralis Cuvier [G.] 1829Synonym
arcuatus Holacanthus arcuatus Gray [J. E.] 1831Synonym
aruset Holacanthus aruset Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
ataja Holacanthus ataja Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
bermudensis Holacanthus bermudensis Goode [G. B.] 1876Valid
bicolor oahuensis Holacanthus bicolor oahuensis Borodin [N. A.] 1930Synonym
bishopi Holacanthus bishopi Seale [A.] 1901Synonym
bispinosus Holacanthus bispinosus Günther [A.] 1860Synonym
caerulescens Holacanthus caerulescens Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1830Synonym
caeruleus Holacanthus caeruleus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
caudibicolor Holacanthus caudibicolor Sauvage [H.-E.] (ex Liénard) 1891Synonym
caudovittatus Holacanthus caudovittatus Günther [A.] 1860Synonym
chapmani Holacanthus chapmani Herre [A. W. C. T.] 1933Synonym
chrysocephalus Holacanthus chrysocephalus Bleeker [P.] 1855Synonym
chrysurus Holacanthus chrysurus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
ciliaris Holacanthus ciliaris (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Valid
ciliaris bermudensis Holacanthus ciliaris bermudensis Goode [G. B.] 1876Synonym
clarionensis Holacanthus clarionensis Gilbert [C. H.] 1890Valid
coeruleus Holacanthus coeruleus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
conspicillatus Holacanthus conspicillatus Waite [E. R.] 1900Synonym
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