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Sparisoma viride

(Bonnaterre 1788)
  

Sparisoma viride was originally described as Scarus viride by Bonnaterre in 1788. It belongs to the family Scaridae. It is commonly known as Stoplight parrotfish but has many other common names such as in USA (contiguous states) as Stoplight parrotfish, in Bahamas as Stoplight parrotfish, in Barbados as Dark green parrotfish, in Bermuda as Stoplight parrotfish, in Cuba as Loro. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Western Atlantic.
Species   viride
AuthorWI   Bonnaterre [J. P.]
AuthorNI   Bonnaterre
Qualification   (ex Catesby)
Year   1788
Status   Valid
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Labriformes Labriformes
Family   Scaridae
Subfamily  
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Genus   Sparisoma
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Labriformes
Family   Scaridae
Genus   Sparisoma
Original Name   Scarus        
Taxon Name   viridis
Original Combination   Scarus viridis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scarus viridis
OriginalSubGenus   Scarus
Original Author   Bonnaterre
Original AuthorWI   Bonnaterre [J. P.]
Original Qualification   (ex Catesby)
Original Year   1788
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Bahamas, Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), and Cuba.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Page   96
Illustrations   Pl. 50 (fig. 193)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Sparisoma viride
Current Species   viride
Current Genus   Sparisoma
Current AuthorWI   Lacepède [B. G. E.]
Current AuthorNI   Lacepède
Current Year   1788
Current Family   Scaridae
Current Subfamily  
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Habitat reef-associated        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 3 to 49 meters.
   
Distribution Western Atlantic.

Current Summary   Valid as Sparisoma viride  (Bonnaterre 1788). Scaridae: Sparisomatinae.
 
Name History   • Valid as Sparisoma viride  (Bonnaterre 1788) -- (see Randall & Nelson 1979:207 [ref. 19975], Robins & Ray 1986:211 [ref. 23100], Boschung 1992:157 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:397 [ref. 23827], Bellwood 1994:65 [ref. 19116], Cervigón 1994:56 [ref. 24488], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:302 [ref. 25013], Parenti & Randall 2000:61 [ref. 24943], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:164 [ref. 27754], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1646 [ref. 25634] as aff. viride, Rocha & Rosa 2001:991 [ref. 25909] as aff. viride, Collette et al. 2003:116 [ref. 26784], Westneat 2003:1739 [ref. 27105], Smith et al. 2003:46 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:157 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:544 [ref. 28815], Robertson et al. 2006:796 [ref. 31512], Page et al. 2013:161 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Collette 2013:180 [ref. 32953], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:65 [ref. 33341]).

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abbotti Sparisoma abbotti Fowler [H. W.] 1915Synonym
abildgaardi Sparisoma abildgaardi (Bloch [M. E.] 1791)Synonym
albigaardi Sparisoma albigaardi (Bloch [M. E.] 1791)Synonym
amplum Sparisoma amplum (Ranzani [C.] 1841)Valid
amplus Sparisoma amplus (Ranzani [C.] 1841)Spelling
atomarium Sparisoma atomarium (Poey [F.] 1861)Valid
aurofrenatum Sparisoma aurofrenatum (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1840)Valid
axillare Sparisoma axillare (Steindachner [F.] 1878)Valid
axillaris Sparisoma axillaris (Steindachner [F.] 1878)Spelling
bleekeri Sparisoma bleekeri (Steindachner [F.] 1863)Synonym
brachiale Sparisoma brachiale (Poey [F.] 1861)Synonym
brachialis Sparisoma brachialis (Poey [F.] 1861)Synonym
canariensis Sparisoma canariensis (Valenciennes [A.] 1838)Synonym
catesby Sparisoma catesby (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
chloris Sparisoma chloris (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] (ex Parra) 1801)Synonym
choati Sparisoma choati Rocha [L. A.], Brito [A.] & Robertson [D. R.] 2012Valid
chrysopterum Sparisoma chrysopterum (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Valid
chrysopterus Sparisoma chrysopterus (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Synonym
circumnotatus Sparisoma circumnotatus (Poey [F.] 1861)Uncertain
coccineus Sparisoma coccineus (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] (ex Parra) 1801)Synonym
cretense Sparisoma cretense (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Valid
cretensis Sparisoma cretensis (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Spelling
cyanolene Sparisoma cyanolene Jordan [D. S.] & Swain [J.] 1884Synonym
distinctum Sparisoma distinctum (Poey [F.] 1861)Synonym
distinctus Sparisoma distinctus (Poey [F.] 1861)Synonym
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