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Myripristis hexagona

(Lacepède 1802)

Myripristis hexagona was originally described as Lutjanus hexagona by Lacepède in 1802. It belongs to the family Holocentridae and subfamily Myripristinae. It is commonly known as Blacktip soldierfish but has many other common names such as Doubletooth soldierfish in Australia, Maru-matsukasa in Japan, Baga-baga in Philippines, Dubbeltand-soldaat in South Africa, Soldado labiado in Mozambique. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   hexagona
AuthorWI   Lacepède [B. G. E.]
AuthorNI   Lacepède
Qualification   ---
Year   1802
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Holocentriformes Holocentriformes
Family   Holocentridae
Myripristinae Myripristinae
Genus   Myripristis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Holocentriformes
Family   Holocentridae
Subfamily   Myripristinae
Genus   Myripristis
Original Name   Lutjanus        
Taxon Name   hexagonus
Original Combination   Lutjanus hexagonus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Lutjanus hexagonus
OriginalSubGenus   Lutjanus
Original Author   Lacepède
Original AuthorWI   Lacepède [B. G. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1802
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Myripristinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   No locality stated [Sumatra, Indonesia].
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot 1970:23 [ref. 20740].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   MNHN A-5423 (dry)
Page   180, 213

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Myripristis hexagona
Current Species hexagona
Current Genus Myripristis
Current AuthorWI Lacepède [B. G. E.]
Current AuthorNI Lacepède
Current Year 1802
Current Family Holocentridae
Current Subfamily
Myripristinae Myripristinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 0 to 40 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Myripristis hexagona  (Lacepède 1802). Holocentridae: Myripristinae.
Name History   •Valid as Myripristis hexagona (Lacepède 1802) [sometimes as hexagonus] -- (Greenfield 1974:24 [ref. 7142], Shimizu in Masuda et al. 1984:114 [ref. 6441], Randall & Heemstra 1986:423 [ref. 5707], Allen & Swainston 1988:42 [ref. 25477] as hexagonatus, Paxton et al. 1989:377 [ref. 12442], Randall et al. 1990:62 [ref. 15987], Kotlyar 1996:87 [ref. 23292], Randall & Greenfield 1996:32 [ref. 22543], Kotlyar 1997:846 [ref. 23713], Allen 1997:66 [ref. 23977] as hexagonatus, Randall et al. 1997:62 [ref. 25919], Kotlyar 1998:206 [ref. 24674], Fricke 1999:128 [ref. 24106], Randall & Greenfield 1999:2254 [ref. 24790], Nakabo 2000:497 [ref. 25086], Randall in Randall & Lim 2000:602 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:141 [ref. 25191], Allen 2000:96 [ref. 25868], Hutchins 2001:25 [ref. 25847], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:97 [ref. 26368], Nakabo 2002:497 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:26 [ref. 26830], Randall et al. 2004:9 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:89 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:778 [ref. 29066], Fricke et al. 2009:33 [ref. 30213], Satapoomin 2009:51 [ref. 30463], Fricke et al. 2011:373 [ref. 31242], Allen & Erdmann 2012:169 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:72 [ref. 32988], Yoshida et al. 2013:65 [ref. 34464], Fricke et al. 2014:41 [ref. 33932], Eguchi & Motomura 2016:69 [ref. 34690], Koeda et al. 2016:16 [ref. 35333], Motomura et al. 2017:58 [ref. 35490], Fricke et al. 2018:112 [ref. 35805], Satapoomin in Kimura et al. 2018:72 [ref. 36460], Fricke et al. 2019:81 [ref. 36673], Psomadakis et al. 2020:350 [ref. 37272]).

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adusta Myripristis adusta Bleeker [P.] 1853Valid
adustus Myripristis adustus Bleeker [P.] 1853Synonym
amaena Myripristis amaena (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Valid
amaenus Myripristis amaenus (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Synonym
amaenus tiki Myripristis amaenus tiki Greenfield [D. W.] 1966Synonym
archiepiscopus Myripristis archiepiscopus Valenciennes [A.] 1862Synonym
argyromus Myripristis argyromus Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Synonym
astakhovi Myripristis astakhovi Kotlyar [A. N.] 1997Valid
aulacodes Myripristis aulacodes Randall [J. E.] & Greenfield [D. W.] 1996Valid
australis Myripristis australis (Castelnau [F. L.] 1875)Synonym
axillaris Myripristis axillaris Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
berndti Myripristis berndti Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Valid
bleekeri Myripristis bleekeri Günther [A.] (ex Bleeker) 1859Synonym
borbonicus Myripristis borbonicus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
botche Myripristis botche Cuvier [G.] 1829Valid
bowditchae Myripristis bowditchae Woods [L. P.] in Schultz et al. 1953Synonym
carneus Myripristis carneus Ramsay [E. P.] & Ogilby [J. D.] 1886Synonym
chryseres Myripristis chryseres Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Valid
chryseus Myripristis chryseus (Cope [E. D.] 1871)Synonym
clarionensis Myripristis clarionensis Gilbert [C. H.] 1897Valid
earlei Myripristis earlei Randall [J. E.], Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 2003Valid
formosa Myripristis formosa Randall [J. E.] & Greenfield [D. W.] 1996Valid
gildi Myripristis gildi Greenfield [D. W.] 1965Valid
greenfieldi Myripristis greenfieldi Randall [J. E.] & Yamakawa [T.] 1996Valid
guezei Myripristis (Holotrachys) guezei Postel [E.] 1962Synonym
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