Bolbometopon muricatum (Valencienne…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformesScaridaeBolbometopon

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Full Name

Bolbometopon muricatum (Valenciennes, 1840)

Common names

  • Bumphead parrotfish eng
  • Double-headed parrotfish eng
  • Green humphead parrotfish eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Scarus muricatus Valenciennes, 1840

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Perciformes
family
Scaridae
genus
Bolbometopon
species
Bolbometopon muricatum
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Adams, T. and P. Dalzell (1994) Artisanal fishing.: Paper presented at the Workshop on Marine/Coastal Biodiversity in the Tropical Island Pacific Region, 2-9 November 1994, East West Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii. South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia. 19 p.

Allen, G.R. and R.C. Steene (1988) Fishes of Christmas Island Indian Ocean.: Christmas Island Natural History Association, Christmas Island, Indian Ocean, 6798, Australia. 197 p.

Bianchi, G. (1985) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Field guide to the commercial marine and brackish-water species of Tanzania.: Prepared and published with the support of TCP/URT/4406 and FAO (FIRM) Regular Programme. FAO, Rome. 199 p.

Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung (2003) Verzeichnis der Handelsbezeichnungen für Erzeugnisse der Fischerei und der Aquakultur.: Retrieved 17 June 2003, from http://www.ble.de.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Dalzell, P., S.R. Lindsay and H. Patiale (1991) Fisheries resources survey of the Island of Niue.: Tech. Doc. Inshore Fish. Res. Proj. S. Pac. Comm 3. A report prepared in conjunction with the South Pacific Commission Inshore Fisheries Research Project, and the FAO South Pacific Aquaculture Development Project for the Government of Niue, July 1990.

Department of Fisheries Malaysia (2009) Valid local name of Malaysian marine fishes.: Department of Fisheries Malaysia. Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry. 180 p.

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (115631142) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.