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Pseudochromis dixurus


Pseudochromis dixurus was originally described as Pseudochromis dixurus by Lubbock in 1975. It belongs to the family Pseudochromidae and subfamily Pseudochrominae. It is commonly known as Forktail dottyback and is known Forktail dottyback in Micronesia, Federated States, Fork-tailed dottyback in Red Sea. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   dixurus
AuthorWI   Lubbock [R.]
AuthorNI   Lubbock
Qualification   ---
Year   1975
Status   Valid
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Family   Pseudochromidae
Pseudochrominae Pseudochrominae
Genus   Pseudochromis
Subgenus   ---

Family   Pseudochromidae
Subfamily   Pseudochrominae
Genus   Pseudochromis
Original Name   Pseudochromis        
Taxon Name   dixurus
Original Combination   Pseudochromis dixurus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Pseudochromis dixurus
OriginalSubGenus   Pseudochromis
Original Author   Lubbock
Original AuthorWI   Lubbock [R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1975
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Pseudochrominae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Port Sudan harbor, Sudan, Red Sea.
Types   Paratypes: BMNH 1973.12.20.22-26 (5), 1973.12.20.27-28 (2); BPBM 16409 (1); HUJ 6761 (1); USNM 211764 (2).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Golani 2006:26 [ref. 28840].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1973.12.20.21
Journal   J. Zool. (Lond.)
Citation   v. 176 (pt 1)
Page   130
Illustrations   Pl. 1a

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Pseudochromis dixurus
Current Species dixurus
Current Genus Pseudochromis
Current AuthorWI Lubbock [R.]
Current AuthorNI Lubbock
Current Year 1975
Current Family Pseudochromidae
Current Subfamily
Pseudochrominae Pseudochrominae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Found in caves or around silt-covered rocks.
Depth Range From 5 to 60 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Pseudochromis dixurus  Lubbock 1975. Pseudochromidae: Pseudochrominae.
Name History   •Valid as Pseudochromis dixurus Lubbock 1975 -- (Dor 1984:106 [ref. 29757], Goren & Dor 1994:28 [ref. 25356], Gill 2004:99 [ref. 27767], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[5] 243 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:68 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:72 [ref. 36871]).

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adustus Pseudochromis adustus Müller [J.] & Troschel [F. H.] 1849Synonym
aldabraensis Pseudochromis aldabraensis Bauchot [M.-L.] in Arnoult et al. 1958Valid
alticaudex Pseudochromis alticaudex Gill [A. C.] 2004Valid
ammeri Pseudochromis ammeri Gill [A. C.], Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2012Valid
andamanensis Pseudochromis andamanensis Lubbock [R.] 1980Valid
aurea Pseudochromis aurea Seale [A.] 1910Synonym
aurea marshallensis Pseudochromis aurea marshallensis Schultz [L. P.] in Schultz et al. 1953Synonym
aureolineatus Pseudochromis aureolineatus Gill [A. C.] 2004Valid
aureus Pseudochromis aureus Seale [A.] 1910Synonym
aurifrons Pseudochromis aurifrons Lubbock [R.] 1980Synonym
aurulentus Pseudochromis aurulentus Gill [A. C.] & Randall [J. E.] 1998Valid
bicolor Pseudochromis bicolor (Tickell [S. R.] in Day 1888)Synonym
bitaeniatus Pseudochromis bitaeniatus (Fowler [H. W.] 1931)Valid
caudalis Pseudochromis caudalis Boulenger [G. A.] 1898Valid
chrysospilus Pseudochromis chrysospilus Gill [A. C.] & Zajonz [U.] 2011Valid
coccinicauda Pseudochromis coccinicauda (Tickell [S. R.] in Day 1888)Valid
colei Pseudochromis colei Herre [A. W. C. T.] 1933Valid
cometes Pseudochromis cometes Gill [A. C.] & Randall [J. E.] 1998Valid
cyanotaenia Pseudochromis cyanotaenia Bleeker [P.] 1857Valid
diadema Pseudochromis diadema Lubbock [R.] & Randall [J. E.] 1978Synonym
dilectus Pseudochromis dilectus Lubbock [R.] 1976Valid
dutoiti Pseudochromis dutoiti Smith [J. L. B.] 1955Valid
eichleri Pseudochromis eichleri Gill [A. C.], Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2012Valid
elongatus Pseudochromis elongatus Lubbock [R.] 1980Valid
ephippiatus Pseudochromis ephippiatus Gill [A. C.], Pyle [R. L.] & Earle [J. L.] 1996Synonym
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