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Scarus psittacus  Forsskål, 1775
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170855

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Scarus forsteri Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
 
    Scarus taeniurus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
 
    Callyodon bataviensis (Bleeker, 1857)
 
    Callyodon forsteri (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840)
 
    Callyodon oktodon (Bleeker, 1861)
 
    Scarus bataviensis Bleeker, 1857
 
    Pseudoscarus oktodon Bleeker, 1861
 
    Scarus venosus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
 
    Pseudoscarus forskalii Klunzinger, 1871
 
    Scarus balinensis Bleeker, 1849
 
    Pseudoscarus filholi Sauvage, 1880
 
    Pseudoscarus labiosus Macleay, 1883
 
    Scarus gilberti Jenkins, 1901
 
    Scarus brunneus Jenkins, 1901
 
    Scarus jenkinsi Jordan and Evermann, 1903
 
    Callyodon erythacus Jordan and Seale, 1906
 
    Callyodon hornbosteli Fowler, 1925
 
    Scarus galena Jordan, 1925
 
    Xanothon carifanus Smith, 1956
 
    Xanothon parvidens Smith, 1956
 
    Scarus hertit Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
 
  Common Name(s): Palenose parrotfish [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                            InfraclassTeleostei   
                               SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                     SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                        FamilyScaridae Rafinesque, 1810 – parrotfishes, loros, poissons-perroquets  
                                           SubfamilyScarinae   
                                              GenusScarus Forsskål, 1775 – parrotfishes  
                                                 SpeciesScarus psittacus Forsskål, 1775 – Palenose parrotfish  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Scarus psittacus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Scarus psittacus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Randall, John E., and Robin W. Bruce  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Parrotfishes of the Subfamily Scarinae of the Western Indian Ocean with Descriptions of three New Species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, no. 47   
  Page(s): 39   
  Publisher: J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology   
  Publication Place: Rhodes Univ., Grahamstown, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0073-4381   
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  Reference for: Scarus psittacus   
       

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