Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformesScaridaeChlorurus

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Full Name

Chlorurus sordidus (Forsskål, 1775)

Common names

  • Bullethead parrot eng
  • Bullethead parrotfish eng
  • Burnt parrotfish eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Forsskål, Peter. 1775. Descriptiones animalium avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium; quae in itinere orientali observavit Petrus Forskål. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. Adjuncta est materia medica kahirina atque tabula maris Rubri geographica. Mölleri apud Heineck et Faber, Hauniæ [= Copenhagen].: 1-20, i-xxxiv, 1-164, map.

Basionym

Scarus sordidus Forsskål, 1775

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Brackish, Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Perciformes
family
Scaridae
genus
Chlorurus
species
Chlorurus sordidus
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Akimichi, T. and S. Sauchomal (1982) Satawalese fish names.: Micronesica 18(2):1-34.

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.

Anderson, C. and A. Hafiz (1987) Common reef fishes of the Maldives. Part 1.: Novelty Press, Republic of Maldives. 83 p.

Bagnis, R., P. Mazellier, J. Bennett and E. Christian (1972) Fishes of Polynesia.: Les Editions du Pacifique, Tahiti. 368 p.

Bagnis, R., P. Mazellier, J. Bennett and E. Christian (1984) Poissons de Polynésie, 5th Edition.: Société Nouvelle des Editions du Pacifique, Elysées, France.

Broad, G. (2003) Fishes of the Philippines.: Anvil Publishing, Inc., pasi City. 510 pp.

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 Unpublished.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

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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.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.