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Scolopsis bimaculata


Scolopsis bimaculata was originally described as Scolopsis bimaculata by Rüppell in 1828. It belongs to the family Nemipteridae. It is commonly known as Thumbprint monocle bream but has many other common names such as Dubbelvek-stekelwang in South Africa, Sizi São Pedro in Mozambique, Sururu in Tanzania, United Rep. of, Ebzaymee in Bahrain, Mamila Saint Pierre in France. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   bimaculata
AuthorWI   Rüppell [W. P. E. S.]
AuthorNI   Rüppell
Qualification   ---
Year   1828
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Spariformes Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
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Genus   Scolopsis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Spariformes
Family   Nemipteridae
Genus   Scolopsis
Original Name   Scolopsis        
Taxon Name   bimaculatus
Original Combination   Scolopsis bimaculatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scolopsis bimaculatus
OriginalSubGenus   Scolopsis
Original Author   Rüppell
Original AuthorWI   Rüppell [W. P. E. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1828
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea.
Types   Syntypes: SMF 2229 (1), 3038 (1, dry), 17033-34 (2), 17517 (1, skeleton).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Fische Rothen Meeres 1828-30
Page   8
Illustrations   Pl. 2 (fig. 2)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Scolopsis bimaculata
Current Species   bimaculata
Current Genus Scolopsis
Current AuthorWI Rüppell [W. P. E. S.]
Current AuthorNI   Rüppell
Current Year   1828
Current Family Nemipteridae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Found in inshore waters usually on coral reefs or sand or mud bottoms close to reefs. Feeds on crustaceans, molluscs, echinoderms and fish. Spawn during spring and fall (Ref. 9710).
Depth Range From 0 to 60 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Scolopsis bimaculata  Rüppell 1828. Nemipteridae.
Name History   •Valid as Scolopsis bimaculatus Rüppell 1828 -- (Kyushin et al. 1977:136 [ref. 19756], Dor 1984:145 [ref. 29757], Russell 1986:601 [ref. 5708], Russell 1990:107 [ref. 19228], Goren & Dor 1994:40 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:217 [ref. 22896], Carpenter et al. 1997:186 [ref. 23922], Chen et al. 1997:99 [ref. 26476], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S110 [ref. 27377], Mishra & Krishnan 2003:37 [ref. 27712], Ali et al. 2018:330 [ref. 36183], Golani & Fricke 2018:95 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:80 [ref. 36871]). •Valid as Scolopsis bimaculata Rüppell 1828 -- (Psomadakis et al. 2015:270 [ref. 34104], Fricke et al. 2018:211 [ref. 35805], Eagderi et al. 2019:91 [ref. 37020]).

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affinis Scolopsis affinis Peters [W. C. H.] 1877Valid
argyrosoma Scolopsis argyrosoma Kuhl [H.] & van Hasselt [J. C.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
argyrosomus Scolopsis argyrosomus Kuhl [H.] & van Hasselt [J. C.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
aspinosa Scolopsis aspinosa Rao [D. M.] & Rao [K. S.] 1981Synonym
aurata Scolopsis aurata (Park [M.] 1797)Valid
auratus Scolopsis auratus (Park [M.] 1797)Synonym
aureovittatus Scolopsis aureovittatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
bilineata Scolopsis bilineata (Bloch [M. E.] 1793)Valid
bilineatus Scolopsis bilineatus (Bloch [M. E.] 1793)Synonym
bimaculatus Scolopsis bimaculatus Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1828Synonym
bleekeri Scolopsis bleekeri Günther [A.] 1859Synonym
boesemani Scolopsis boesemani Rao [D. M.] & Rao [K. S.] 1981Synonym
bulanensis Scolopsis bulanensis Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907Synonym
cancellatus Scolopsis cancellatus (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
ciliata Scolopsis ciliata (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802)Valid
ciliatus Scolopsis ciliatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802)Synonym
collaris Scolopsis collaris (Günther [A.] 1859)Synonym
curite curite Scolopsis curite Cuvier [G.] 1815Synonym
dubiosus Scolopsis dubiosus Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
ellipticus Scolopsis ellipticus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
elongatus Scolopsis elongatus Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
enneadactylus Scolopsis enneadactylus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
eriomma Scolopsis eriomma Jordan [D. S.] & Richardson [R. E.] 1909Synonym
frenata Scolopsis frenata (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Valid
ghanam Scolopsis ghanam (Fabricius [J. C.] 1775)Valid
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