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Monochirus  Oken, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1007656

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Valid Name: Microchirus Bonaparte, 1833
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  Current Standing: invalid - junior homonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
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  Comment: From Eschmeyer 2015. Monochirus Oken [L.] (ex Cuvier) 1817:1182a Masc. Pleuronectes microchirus Delaroche 1809. Type by monotypy. Based on "Monochires" Cuvier 1816:223 [ref. 993]. See Gill 1903:966. Synonym of Microchirus Bonaparte 1833. Current status: Synonym of Microchirus Bonaparte 1833. Soleidae  
    Monochirus Oken 1817, if considered an available name, would be a junior homonym of Monochirus Rafinesque 1814  



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