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Chaetodon melapterus  Guichenot, 1863
Taxonomic Serial No.: 610229

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Chaetodon melanopterus Playfair in Playfair and Günther, 1867
 
    Choetodon melapterus Guichenot, 1863
 
    Chaetodon trifasciatus arabica Steindachner, 1899
 
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 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  
                                     SuborderPercoidei   
                                        FamilyChaetodontidae  – butterflyfishes, peces mariposa, poissons-papillons  
                                           GenusChaetodon Linnaeus, 1758 – butterflyfishes  
                                              SpeciesChaetodon melapterus Guichenot, 1863  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 01-Jun-2000, website (version 1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
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