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Coradion altivelis


Coradion altivelis was originally described as Coradion altivelis by McCulloch in 1916. It belongs to the family Chaetodontidae. It is commonly known as Highfin coralfish but has many other common names such as Highfin coralfish in Australia, Highfin coralfish in USA (contiguous states), Takigenrokudai in Japan, Highfin coralfish in Papua New Guinea, Highfin coralfish in Micronesia, Federated States. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   altivelis
AuthorWI   McCulloch [A. R.]
AuthorNI   McCulloch
Qualification   ---
Year   1916
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
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Genus   Coradion
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Chaetodontidae
Genus   Coradion
Original Name   Coradion        
Taxon Name   altivelis
Original Combination   Coradion altivelis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Coradion altivelis
OriginalSubGenus   Coradion
Original Author   McCulloch
Original AuthorWI   McCulloch [A. R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1916
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Wide Bay, Queensland, Australia.
Types   Paratypes: AMS I.10963 (1).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   AMS E.1506
Journal   Biol. Results "Endeavour"
Citation   v. 4 (pt 4)
Page   191
Illustrations   Pl. 56 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Coradion altivelis
Current Species altivelis
Current Genus Coradion
Current AuthorWI McCulloch [A. R.]
Current AuthorNI McCulloch
Current Year 1916
Current Family Chaetodontidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes A poorly known species (Ref. 4855). Found in coastal drop-offs (Ref. 8631), often in silty waters (Ref. 9710).
Depth Range From 3 to 15 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Coradion altivelis  McCulloch 1916. Chaetodontidae.
Name History   •Valid as Coradion altivelis McCulloch 1916 -- (Burgess 1978:155 [ref. 700], Allen 1980:162 [ref. 22764], Kyushin et al. 1982:152 [ref. 19754], Ida in Masuda et al. 1984:186 [ref. 6441], Randall et al. 1990:231 [ref. 15987], Kuiter 1993:219 [ref. 23929], Allen 1997:154 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:208 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:231 [ref. 25919], Johnson 1999:740 [ref. 25471], Pyle in Randall & Lim 2000:624 [ref. 25122], Nakabo 2000:887 [ref. 25182], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:300 [ref. 25191], Sadovy & Cornish 2000:174 [ref. 25480], Hutchins 2001:265 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:36 [ref. 25847], Pyle 2001:3258 [ref. 26117], Nakabo 2002:887 [ref. 26193], Allen & Adrim 2003:42 [ref. 26830], Smith et al. 2003:302 [ref. 27125], Randall 2005:323 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:1297 [ref. 29090], Zuo & Tang 2011:1003 [ref. 32151], Allen & Erdmann 2012:535 [ref. 31980], Larson et al. 2013:156 [ref. 32988], Fricke et al. 2014:102 [ref. 33932]).

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chrysozonus Coradion chrysozonus (Cuvier [G.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831)Valid
desmotes Coradion desmotes Jordan [D. S.] & Fowler [H. W.] 1902Synonym
fulvocinctus Coradion fulvocinctus Tanaka [S.] 1918Synonym
guttatus Coradion guttatus (Gronow [L. T.] in Gray 1854)Synonym
jayakari Coradion jayakari (Norman [J. R.] 1939)Synonym
melanopus Coradion melanopus (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831)Valid
modestum Coradion modestum (Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1844)Synonym
modestus Coradion modestus (Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1844)Synonym
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