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Myripristis adusta


Myripristis adusta was originally described as Myripristis adusta by Bleeker in 1853. It belongs to the family Holocentridae and subfamily Myripristinae. It is commonly known as Shadowfin soldierfish but has many other common names such as Shadowfin soldierfish in Australia, Tsumaguro-matsukasa in Japan, Blue squirrelfish in Papua New Guinea, Baga-baga in Philippines, Shadowfin soldier in South Africa, Shadowfin soldier in South Africa. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   adusta
AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
AuthorNI   Bleeker
Qualification   ---
Year   1853
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Holocentriformes Holocentriformes
Family   Holocentridae
Myripristinae Myripristinae
Genus   Myripristis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Holocentriformes
Family   Holocentridae
Subfamily   Myripristinae
Genus   Myripristis
Original Name   Myripristis        
Taxon Name   adustus
Original Combination   Myripristis adustus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Myripristis adustus
OriginalSubGenus   Myripristis
Original Author   Bleeker
Original AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1853
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Myripristinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   RMNH 24908 [ex 5416]
Page   108

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Myripristis adusta
Current Species   adusta
Current Genus Myripristis
Current AuthorWI Bleeker [P.]
Current AuthorNI   Bleeker
Current Year   1853
Current Family Holocentridae
Current Subfamily
Myripristinae Myripristinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Shadowfin soldier.
Bleeker, 1853
The largest species of Myripristis reaching 32 cm. Indo-Pacific south to Natal.
Depth Range From 1 to 25 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Myripristis adusta  Bleeker 1853. Holocentridae: Myripristinae.
Name History   •Valid as Myripristis adusta Bleeker 1853 [usually as adusta which apparently is correct] -- (Greenfield 1974:27 [ref. 7142], Shimizu in Masuda et al. 1984:114 [ref. 6441], Randall & Heemstra 1986:423 [ref. 5707], Allen & Swainston 1988:42 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:376 [ref. 12442], Winterbottom et al. 1989:16 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:61 [ref. 15987], Chen et al. 1990:252 [ref. 16678], Kotlyar 1996:86 [ref. 23292], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:187 [ref. 27969], Randall & Greenfield 1996:14 [ref. 22543], Kotlyar 1997:846 [ref. 23713], Allen 1997:66 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:62 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:61 [ref. 25919], Kotlyar 1998:206 [ref. 24674] as adustus, Myers 1999:80 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:126 [ref. 24106], Randall & Greenfield 1999:2236 [ref. 24790], Nakabo 2000:496 [ref. 25086], Randall in Randall & Lim 2000:602 [ref. 25122], Iwatsuki et al. 2000:97 [ref. 26368], Hutchins 2001:25 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:496 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:26 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S101 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:616 [ref. 27495], Kimura et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:29 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:69 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:9 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:87 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:777 [ref. 29066], Fricke et al. 2009:33 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2011:372 [ref. 31242], Allen & Erdmann 2012:168 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2013:252 [ref. 32706], Fricke et al. 2014:40 [ref. 33932], Eguchi & Motomura 2016:58 [ref. 34690], Koeda et al. 2016:15 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:111 [ref. 35805], Fricke et al. 2019:81 [ref. 36673], Randall et al. 2019:32 [ref. 36852], Psomadakis et al. 2020:349 [ref. 37272]).

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adustus Myripristis adustus Bleeker [P.] 1853Synonym
amaena Myripristis amaena (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Valid
amaenus Myripristis amaenus (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Synonym
archiepiscopus Myripristis archiepiscopus Valenciennes [A.] 1862Synonym
argyromus Myripristis argyromus Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Synonym
astakhovi Myripristis astakhovi Kotlyar [A. N.] 1997Valid
aulacodes Myripristis aulacodes Randall [J. E.] & Greenfield [D. W.] 1996Valid
australis Myripristis australis (Castelnau [F. L.] 1875)Synonym
axillaris Myripristis axillaris Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
berndti Myripristis berndti Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Valid
bleekeri Myripristis bleekeri Günther [A.] (ex Bleeker) 1859Synonym
borbonicus Myripristis borbonicus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831Synonym
botche Myripristis botche Cuvier [G.] 1829Valid
bowditchae Myripristis bowditchae Woods [L. P.] in Schultz et al. 1953Synonym
carneus Myripristis carneus Ramsay [E. P.] & Ogilby [J. D.] 1886Synonym
chryseres Myripristis chryseres Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Valid
chryseus Myripristis chryseus (Cope [E. D.] 1871)Synonym
clarionensis Myripristis clarionensis Gilbert [C. H.] 1897Valid
earlei Myripristis earlei Randall [J. E.], Allen [G. R.] & Robertson [D. R.] 2003Valid
formosa Myripristis formosa Randall [J. E.] & Greenfield [D. W.] 1996Valid
gildi Myripristis gildi Greenfield [D. W.] 1965Valid
greenfieldi Myripristis greenfieldi Randall [J. E.] & Yamakawa [T.] 1996Valid
guezei Myripristis (Holotrachys) guezei Postel [E.] 1962Synonym
guezei Myripristis guezei Postel [E.] 1962Synonym
hexagona Myripristis hexagona (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Valid
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