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Plectranthias megalophthalmus

Fourmanoir & Randall

Plectranthias megalophthalmus was originally described as Plectranthias megalophthalmus by Fourmanoir & Randall in 1979. It belongs to the family Serranidae and subfamily Anthiadinae. It is commonly known as Citron perchlet . It is found in Salt water.
Species   megalophthalmus
AuthorWI   Fourmanoir [P.] & Randall [J. E.]
AuthorNI   Fourmanoir & Randall
Qualification   ---
Year   1979
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Serranidae
Anthiadinae Anthiadinae
Genus   Plectranthias
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Serranidae
Subfamily   Anthiadinae
Genus   Plectranthias
Original Name   Plectranthias        
Taxon Name   megalophthalmus
Original Combination   Plectranthias megalophthalmus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Plectranthias megalophthalmus
OriginalSubGenus   Plectranthias
Original Author   Fourmanoir & Randall
Original AuthorWI   Fourmanoir [P.] & Randall [J. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1979
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Anthiadinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   South of Isle of Pines, New Caledonia, depth 360 meters.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   BPBM 22486
Journal   Micronesica
Citation   v. 15 (nos. 1-2)
Page   316
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Plectranthias megalophthalmus
Current Species megalophthalmus
Current Genus Plectranthias
Current AuthorWI Fourmanoir [P.] & Randall [J. E.]
Current AuthorNI Fourmanoir & Randall
Current Year 1979
Current Family Serranidae
Current Subfamily
Anthiadinae Anthiadinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Found in the continental shelf (Ref. 7300).

Current Summary   Valid as Plectranthias megalophthalmus  Fourmanoir & Randall 1979. Serranidae: Anthiadinae.
Name History   •Valid as Plectranthias megalophthalmus Fourmanoir & Randall 1979 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:54 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:507 [ref. 12442], Randall & Hoese 1995:333 [ref. 21929], Randall 1996:116 [ref. 23194], Allen 1997:82 [ref. 23977], Heemstra & Randall 1999:2470 [ref. 24815], Hutchins 2001:30 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:990 [ref. 29078], Fricke et al. 2011:386 [ref. 31242], Allen & Walsh 2015:83 [ref. 33954], Anderson 2018:31 [ref. 36146]).

Common Names  Common Names
Places  Places
Hierarchy  Hierarchy
Pictures  Pictures
First Publication  First Publication
Species Links  Species Links
Name Combinations  Name Combinations
References  References
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ahiahiata Plectranthias ahiahiata Shepherd [B.], Phelps [T. A. Y.], Pinheiro [H. T.], Pérez-Matus [A.] & Rocha [L. A.] 2018Valid
alcocki Plectranthias alcocki Bineesh [K. K.], Gopalakrishnan [A.] & Jena [J. K.] In Bineesh, Akhilesh, Gopalakrishnan & Jena 2014Valid
alleni Plectranthias alleni Randall [J. E.] 1980Valid
altipinnatus Plectranthias altipinnatus Katayama [M.] & Masuda [H.] 1980Valid
anthioides Plectranthias anthioides (Günther [A.] 1872)Valid
azumanus Plectranthias azumanus (Jordan [D. S.] & Richardson [R. E.] 1910)Valid
barroi Plectranthias barroi Fourmanoir [P.] 1982Synonym
bauchotae Plectranthias bauchotae Randall [J. E.] 1980Valid
bennetti Plectranthias bennetti Allen [G. R.] & Walsh [F.] 2015Valid
bilaticlavia Plectranthias bilaticlavia Paulin [C. D.] & Roberts [C. D.] 1987Valid
chungchowensis Plectranthias chungchowensis Shen [S.-C.] & Lin [W.-W.] 1984Synonym
cirrhitoides Plectranthias cirrhitoides Randall [J. E.] 1980Valid
cruentus Plectranthias cruentus Gill [A. C.] & Roberts [C. D.] 2020Valid
elaine Plectranthias elaine Heemstra [P. C.] & Randall [J. E.] 2009Valid
elongatus Plectranthias elongatus Wu [K.-Y.], Randall [J. E.] & Chen [J.-P.] 2011Valid
exsul Plectranthias exsul Heemstra [P. C.] & Anderson [W. D., Jr.] 1983Valid
ferrugineus Plectranthias ferrugineus Gill [A. C.], Pogonoski [J. J.], Moore [G. I.] & Johnson [J. W.] 2021Valid
fijiensis Plectranthias fijiensis Raj [U.] & Seeto [J.] 1983Valid
flammeus Plectranthias flammeus Williams [J. T.], Delrieu-Trottin [E.] & Planes [S.] 2013Valid
foresti Plectranthias foresti Fourmanoir [P.] 1977Valid
fourmanoiri Plectranthias fourmanoiri Randall [J. E.] 1980Valid
gardineri Plectranthias gardineri (Regan [C. T.] 1908)Valid
garrupellus Plectranthias garrupellus Robins [C. R.] & Starck [W. A., II] 1961Valid
grahami Plectranthias grahami Gill [A. C.], Pogonoski [J. J.], Moore [G. I.] & Johnson [J. W.] 2021Valid
helenae Plectranthias helenae Randall [J. E.] 1980Valid
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