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Labrus melapterus


Labrus melapterus was originally described as Labrus melapterus by Bloch in 1791. It belongs to the family Labridae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melapterus
AuthorWI   Bloch [M. E.]
AuthorNI   Bloch
Qualification   ---
Year   1791
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Labriformes Labriformes
Family   Labridae
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Genus   Labrus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Labriformes
Family   Labridae
Genus   Labrus
Original Name   Labrus        
Taxon Name   melapterus
Original Combination   Labrus melapterus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Labrus melapterus
OriginalSubGenus   Labrus
Original Author   Bloch
Original AuthorWI   Bloch [M. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1791
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Japan.
Types   Syntypes: ZMB 8578 (1, dry, missing).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Paepke 1999:90 [ref. 24282].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Naturg. Ausl. Fische
Citation   v. 5
Page   137
Illustrations   Pl. 285

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Hemigymnus melapterus
Current Species melapterus
Current Genus Hemigymnus
Current AuthorWI Bloch [M. E.]
Current AuthorNI Bloch
Current Year 1791
Current Family Labridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Hemigymnus melapterus  (Bloch 1791). Labridae.
Name History   •Valid as Hemigymnus melapterus (Bloch 1791) -- (Dor 1984:204 [ref. 29757], Araga in Masuda et al. 1984:206 [ref. 6441], Randall 1986:696 [ref. 5706], Allen & Swainston 1988:116 [ref. 25477], Winterbottom et al. 1989:54 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:323 [ref. 15987], Kuiter 1993:272 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:165 [ref. 25479], Goren & Dor 1994:54 [ref. 25356], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:483 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:188 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:280 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:323 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:199 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:420 [ref. 24106], Johnson 1999:744 [ref. 25471], Allen 2000:91 [ref. 37268], Parenti & Randall 2000:25 [ref. 24943], Westneat in Randall & Lim 2000:629 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:979 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:361 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:113 [ref. 25868], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:103 [ref. 26368], Hutchins 2001:269 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:39 [ref. 25847], Westneat 2001:3439 [ref. 26277] dated 1792, Nakabo 2002:979 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:49 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S115 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:636 [ref. 27495], Shibukawa et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:152 [ref. 27510], Randall et al. 2004:22 [ref. 27624], Adrim et al. 2004:124 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:416 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1394 [ref. 29095], Fricke et al. 2009:86 [ref. 30213], Motomura et al. 2010:167 [ref. 31256], Kuiter 2010:355 [ref. 35285], Allen & Erdmann 2012:687 [ref. 31980], Randall 2013:6 [ref. 32519], Larson et al. 2013:167 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:134 [ref. 33932], Koeda et al. 2016:76 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:13 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:286 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:125 [ref. 36273], Fricke et al. 2019:231 [ref. 36673], Hoschke et al. 2019:158 [ref. 36626], Zajonz et al. 2019:90 [ref. 36871]).

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acatirostreus Labrus acatirostreus Nardo [G. D.] 1824Synonym
adriaticus Labrus adriaticus Gmelin [J. F.] 1789Synonym
adspersus Labrus adspersus Walbaum [J. J.] (ex Schöpf) 1792Synonym
aeruginosus Labrus aeruginosus Pallas [P. S.] 1814Synonym
agon Labrus agon Nardo [G. D.] (ex Chiereghini) 1847In family
albidus Labrus albidus Shaw [G.] 1803Synonym
albovittatus Labrus albovittatus Bonnaterre [J. P.] (ex Koelreuter) 1788Synonym
amarus Labrus amarus Larrañaga [D. A.] 1923Synonym
americanus Labrus americanus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
angulosus Labrus angulosus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1801Synonym
annulatus Labrus annulatus Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1801Synonym
anthias Labrus anthias Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
anutus Labrus anutus Mitchill [S. L.] 1817Synonym
aper Labrus aper Retzius [A. J.] 1800Synonym
aper Labrus aper Valenciennes [A.] 1846Synonym
appendix Labrus appendix Mitchill [S. L.] 1817Synonym
arago Labrus arago Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1824Synonym
argus Labrus argus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801Synonym
arilca Labrus arilca Richardson [J.] 1848Synonym
aristatus Labrus aristatus Sparrman [A.] in Linnaeus 1768No types known
ascanii Labrus ascanii Shaw [G.] 1803Synonym
auratus Labrus auratus Forster [J. R.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Synonym
aureomaculatus Labrus aureomaculatus Bennett [J. W.] 1830Synonym
auritus Labrus auritus Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
axillaris Labrus axillaris Bennett [E. T.] 1832Synonym
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