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Nemipterus virgatus

(Houttuyn 1782)

Nemipterus virgatus was originally described as Sparus virgatus by Houttuyn in 1782. It belongs to the family Nemipteridae. It is commonly known as Golden threadfin bream but has many other common names such as in Australia as Golden threadfin bream , in Japan as Itoyoridai, in Philippines as Lagaw, in France as Cohana doré, in Hong Kong as Golden thread, in Hong Kong as Hung sam. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Western Pacific and southeastern Indian Ocean.
Species   virgatus
AuthorWI   Houttuyn [M.]
AuthorNI   Houttuyn
Qualification   ---
Year   1782
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Spariformes Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
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Genus   Nemipterus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
Genus   Nemipterus
Original Name   Sparus        
Taxon Name   virgatus
Original Combination   Sparus virgatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Sparus virgatus
OriginalSubGenus   Sparus
Original Author   Houttuyn
Original AuthorWI   Houttuyn [M.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1782
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Japan.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Wheeler 1985:57 [ref. 20705]; see also Boeseman 1995:6 [ref. 21811].
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
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SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Nemipterus virgatus
Current Species   virgatus
Current Genus   Nemipterus
Current AuthorWI   Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.]
Current AuthorNI   Jordan & Evermann
Current Year   1782
Current Family   Nemipteridae
Current Subfamily  
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Habitat   demersal        
Water   Salt water
Depth Range   From 0 to 220 meters.
Distribution   Western Pacific and southeastern Indian Ocean.

Current Summary   Valid as Nemipterus virgatus  (Houttuyn 1782). Nemipteridae.
Name History   • Valid as Nemipterus virgatus  (Houttuyn 1782) -- (Akazaki in Masuda et al. 1984:176 [ref. 6441], Yamakawa in Okamura et al. 1985:509, 688 [ref. 8056], Allen & Swainston 1988:86 [ref. 25477], Russell 1990:59 [ref. 19228], Russell 1993:305 [ref. 13441], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:317 [ref. 27969], Allen 1997:136 [ref. 23977], Chen et al. 1997:97 [ref. 26476], Nakabo 2000:850 [ref. 25086], Russell in Randall & Lim 2000:620 [ref. 25122], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:135 [ref. 25480], Hutchins 2001:34 [ref. 25847], Shinohara et al. 2001:326 [ref. 25995], Russell 2001:3074 [ref. 26106], Nakabo 2002:850 [ref. 26001], Youn 2002:345, 618 [ref. 26218], Allen et al. 2006:1244 [ref. 29090], Ho & Shao 2011: 47 [ref. 31432], Larson et al. 2013:144 [ref. 32988]).

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aurifilum Nemipterus aurifilum (Ogilby [J. D.] 1910)Valid
aurora Nemipterus aurora Russell [B. C.] 1993Valid
aurorus Nemipterus aurorus Russell [B. C.] 1993Synonym
balinensis Nemipterus balinensis (Bleeker [P.] 1858)Valid
bathybius Nemipterus bathybius Snyder [J. O.] 1911Valid
bathybus Nemipterus bathybus Snyder [J. O.] 1911Spelling
bipunctatus Nemipterus bipunctatus (Valenciennes [A.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
blochii Nemipterus blochii (Bleeker [P.] 1851)Synonym
celebicus Nemipterus celebicus (Bleeker [P.] 1854)Valid
delagoae Nemipterus delagoae Smith [J. L. B.] 1941Synonym
filosus Nemipterus filosus (Valenciennes [A.] 1841)Synonym
flaviventris Nemipterus flaviventris (Steindachner [F.] 1866)Synonym
flavomandibularis Nemipterus flavomandibularis Russell [B. C.] & Tweddle [D.] 2013Valid
furcosus Nemipterus furcosus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
gracilis Nemipterus gracilis (Bleeker [P.] 1873)Valid
guentheri Nemipterus guentheri Ogilby [J. D.] 1918Synonym
guliminda Nemipterus guliminda (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
hexodon Nemipterus hexodon (Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.] 1824)Valid
hypselognathus Nemipterus hypselognathus (Bleeker [P.] 1873)Synonym
isacanthus Nemipterus isacanthus (Bleeker [P.] 1873)Valid
japonicus Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch [M. E.] 1791)Valid
lutea Nemipterus lutea (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Uncertain
marginatus Nemipterus marginatus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
matsubarae Nemipterus matsubarae Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1902Synonym
mesoprion Nemipterus mesoprion (Bleeker [P.] 1853)Valid
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