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Cephalopholis aitha

Randall & Heemstra

Cephalopholis aitha was originally described as Cephalopholis aitha by Randall & Heemstra in 1991. It belongs to the family Serranidae and subfamily Epinephelinae. It is commonly known as Rusty hind and is known Lapu-lapu in Philippines, Vieille rouillée in France, Cherna herrumbrosa in Spain, Rusty hind in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   aitha
AuthorWI   Randall [J. E.] & Heemstra [P. C.]
AuthorNI   Randall & Heemstra
Qualification   ---
Year   1991
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Serranidae
Epinephelinae Epinephelinae
Genus   Cephalopholis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Serranidae
Subfamily   Epinephelinae
Genus   Cephalopholis
Original Name   Cephalopholis        
Taxon Name   aitha
Original Combination   Cephalopholis aitha
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cephalopholis aitha
OriginalSubGenus   Cephalopholis
Original Author   Randall & Heemstra
Original AuthorWI   Randall [J. E.] & Heemstra [P. C.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1991
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Epinephelinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Tripod Reef, lagoon off Nagada Harbor, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea, depth 30 meters.
Types   Paratypes: AMS I.28525-001 (1); BMNH 1989.2.3.1 (1); BPBM 32223 (1), 32229 (1); SAIAB [formerly RUSI] 29158 [ex USNM 236462] (1); USNM 236456 (1), 274684 (1).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BPBM 32655
Journal   Indo-Pac. Fishes
Citation   No. 20
Page   29
Illustrations   Pl. 1c, Fig. 5

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Cephalopholis aitha
Current Species aitha
Current Genus Cephalopholis
Current AuthorWI Randall [J. E.] & Heemstra [P. C.]
Current AuthorNI Randall & Heemstra
Current Year 1991
Current Family Serranidae
Current Subfamily
Epinephelinae Epinephelinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabits protected or silty reef areas. May undergo protogyny.
Depth Range From 5 to 33 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Cephalopholis aitha  Randall & Heemstra 1991. Serranidae: Epinephelinae.
Name History   •Valid as Cephalopholis aitha Randall & Heemstra 1991 -- (Heemstra & Randall 1993:33 [ref. 21042], Heemstra & Randall 1999:2540 [ref. 24815], Allen & Adrim 2003:30 [ref. 26830], Craig et al. 2011:12 [ref. 31786], Allen & Erdmann 2012:260 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:58 [ref. 33932], Ma & Craig 2018:454 [ref. 36100], Fricke et al. 2019:111 [ref. 36673]).

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acanthistius Cephalopholis acanthistius (Gilbert [C. H.] 1892)Synonym
albomarginatus Cephalopholis albomarginatus Fowler [H. W.] & Bean [B. A.] 1930Synonym
analis Cephalopholis analis (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
apiarius Cephalopholis apiarius (Poey [F.] 1860)Synonym
argus Cephalopholis argus Schneider [J. G.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801Valid
aurantia Cephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Valid
aurantius Cephalopholis aurantius (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
auratus Cephalopholis auratus (Bloch [M. E.] 1790)Synonym
boelang Cephalopholis boelang (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
boenack Cephalopholis boenack (Bloch [M. E.] 1790)Synonym
boenacki Cephalopholis boenacki (Bloch [M. E.] 1790)Synonym
boenak Cephalopholis boenak (Bloch [M. E.] 1790)Valid
boninius Cephalopholis boninius Jordan [D. S.] & Thompson [W. F.] 1914Synonym
burdi Cephalopholis burdi (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
caeruleoguttata Cephalopholis caeruleoguttata (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Synonym
caeruleoocellata Cephalopholis caeruleoocellata (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Synonym
carauna Cephalopholis carauna (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
coatesi Cephalopholis coatesi Whitley [G. P.] 1937Synonym
coronatus Cephalopholis coronatus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
cruentata Cephalopholis cruentata (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Valid
cruentatus Cephalopholis cruentatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Synonym
cyanostigma Cephalopholis cyanostigma (Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Valid
cyanostigmatoides Cephalopholis cyanostigmatoides (Bleeker [P.] 1849)Synonym
erythraeus Cephalopholis erythraeus (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
formosa Cephalopholis formosa (Shaw [G.] in Shaw & Nodder 1812)Valid
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