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Scarus africanus

(Smith 1955)
  

Scarus africanus was originally described as Callyodon africanus by Smith in 1955. It belongs to the family Scaridae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   africanus
AuthorWI   Smith [J. L. B.]
AuthorNI   Smith
Qualification   ---
Year   1955
Status   Synonym
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Labriformes Labriformes
Family   Scaridae
Subfamily  
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Genus   Scarus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Labriformes
Family   Scaridae
Genus   Scarus
Original Name   Callyodon        
Taxon Name   africanus
Original Combination   Callyodon africanus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Callyodon africanus
OriginalSubGenus   Callyodon
Original Author   Smith
Original AuthorWI   Smith [J. L. B.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1955
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Shimoni, Kenya.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 68
Page   19
Illustrations   Fig. 26; Pl. 3 (fig. 26)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Scarus rubroviolaceus
Current Species   rubroviolaceus
Current Genus   Scarus
Current AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
Current AuthorNI   Bleeker
Current Year   1847
Current Family   Scaridae
Current Subfamily  
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Water   Salt water
   
Distribution   ---

Current Summary   Synonym of Scarus rubroviolaceus  Bleeker 1847. Scaridae: Scarinae.
 
Name History   • Synonym of Scarus rubroviolaceus  Bleeker 1847 -- (Randall & Bruce 1983:28 [ref. 5412], Randall 1986:713 [ref. 5706], Choat & Randall 1986:219 [ref. 8099], Parenti & Randall 2000:59 [ref. 24943], Randall 2005:460 [ref. 28239]).

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abacurus Scarus abacurus (Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906)Synonym
acroptilus Scarus acroptilus Richardson [J.] 1846Synonym
acutus Scarus acutus Poey [F.] 1860Synonym
aeruginosus Scarus aeruginosus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
ahula Scarus ahula Jenkins [O. P.] 1901Synonym
albipunctatus Scarus albipunctatus (Seale [A.] 1910)Synonym
alternans Scarus alternans Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
altipinnis Scarus altipinnis (Steindachner [F.] 1879)Valid
amplus Scarus amplus Ranzani [C.] 1841Synonym
apridentatus Scarus apridentatus (Smith [J. L. B.] 1956)Synonym
arabicus Scarus arabicus (Steindachner [F.] 1902)Valid
aracanga Scarus aracanga Günther [A.] 1862Synonym
arcuatus Scarus arcuatus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
atomarius Scarus atomarius Poey [F.] 1861Synonym
atrilunula Scarus atrilunula Randall [J. E.] & Bruce [R. W.] 1983Synonym
atropectoralis Scarus atropectoralis Schultz [L. P.] 1958Synonym
augustinus Scarus augustinus (Kossmann [R.] & Räuber [H.] 1877)Synonym
auritus Scarus auritus Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
aurofrenatus Scarus aurofrenatus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840Synonym
australianus Scarus australianus Paradice [W. E. J.] in Paradice & Whitley 1927Synonym
axillaris Scarus (Scarus) axillaris Steindachner [F.] 1878Synonym
axillaris Scarus axillaris Steindachner [F.] 1878Synonym
azureus Scarus azureus Meek [S. E.] & Hildebrand [S. F.] 1928Synonym
balinensis Scarus balinensis Bleeker [P.] 1849Synonym
barborus Scarus barborus Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Spelling
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