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Pentapodus vitta

Quoy & Gaimard

Pentapodus vitta was originally described as Pentapodus vitta by Quoy & Gaimard in 1824. It belongs to the family Nemipteridae. It is commonly known as Striped whiptail and is known Western Australian butterfish in Australia, Striped whiptail in Micronesia, Federated States, Striped whiptail in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   vitta
AuthorWI   Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
AuthorNI   Quoy & Gaimard
Qualification   ---
Year   1824
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Spariformes Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
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Genus   Pentapodus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
Genus   Pentapodus
Original Name   Pentapodus        
Taxon Name   vitta
Original Combination   Pentapodus vitta
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pentapodus vitta
OriginalSubGenus   Pentapodus
Original Author   Quoy & Gaimard
Original AuthorWI   Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1824
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Shark Bay, Western Australia.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1983:8 [ref. 11366].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   MNHN 0000-8747 [?8785]
Journal   Voyage Uranie, Zool.
Page   294
Illustrations   Pl. 44 (figs. 4, 5)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Pentapodus vitta
Current Species vitta
Current Genus Pentapodus
Current AuthorWI Quoy [J. R. C.] & Gaimard [J. P.]
Current AuthorNI Quoy & Gaimard
Current Year 1824
Current Family Nemipteridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabits sea grass beds and reef areas. Also on near shore rocky bottoms of coastal bays (Ref. 9710).

Current Summary   Valid as Pentapodus vitta  Quoy & Gaimard 1824. Nemipteridae.
Name History   •Valid as Pentapodus vitta Quoy & Gaimard 1824 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:88 [ref. 25477], Russell 1990:93 [ref. 19228], Allen 1997:138 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:168 [ref. 25488], Hutchins 2001:34 [ref. 25847], Russell 2001:56 [ref. 26651], Allen et al. 2006:1247 [ref. 29090], Allen & Erdmann 2009:285 [ref. 30093], Allen et al. 2018:87 [ref. 36276], Hoschke et al. 2019:156 [ref. 36626]).

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aureofasciatus Pentapodus aureofasciatus Russell [B. C.] 2001Valid
aurofrenatus Pentapodus aurofrenatus (Richardson [J.] 1843)Synonym
berryae Pentapodus berryae Allen [G. R.], Erdmann [M. V.] & Brooks [W. M.] 2018Valid
bifasciatus Pentapodus bifasciatus (Bleeker [P.] 1848)Valid
caninus Pentapodus caninus (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
decacanthus Pentapodus decacanthus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)In family
elongatus Pentapodus elongatus (Weber [M.] 1913)Synonym
emeryii Pentapodus emeryii (Richardson [J.] 1843)Valid
filifer Pentapodus filifer (Castelnau [F. L.] 1875)Synonym
filiformis Pentapodus filiformis (Seale [A.] 1910)Synonym
fischerii Pentapodus fischerii (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Uncertain
formosulus Pentapodus formosulus (Snyder [J. O.] 1911)Synonym
hellmuthii Pentapodus hellmuthii (Bleeker [P.] 1853)Synonym
iris Pentapodus iris (Richardson [J.] & Solander [D. C.] in Richardson 1843)Synonym
komodoensis Pentapodus komodoensis Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2012Valid
lineoscapularis Pentapodus lineoscapularis Fowler [H. W.] 1943Synonym
macrurus Pentapodus macrurus (Bleeker [P.] 1849)Synonym
microdon Pentapodus microdon (Bleeker [P.] 1853)Synonym
milli Pentapodus milli Bory de Saint-Vincent [J. B. G. M.] 1827In family
multidens Pentapodus multidens (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)In family
nagasakiensis Pentapodus nagasakiensis (Tanaka [S.] 1915)Valid
nubilus Pentapodus nubilus Cantor [T. E.] 1849Synonym
numberii Pentapodus numberii Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2009Valid
paradiseus Pentapodus paradiseus (Günther [A.] 1859)Valid
peronii Pentapodus peronii (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
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