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Amphacanthus tumifrons  Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1146390

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Valid Name: Siganus spinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Siganus fuscescens (Houttuyn, 1782)
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  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 1-Feb-2021, website (version 1 Feb 2021)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds) 2021. ESCHMEYER'S CATALOG OF FISHES: GENERA, SPECIES, REFERENCES. ( Electronic version accessed 01 Feb 2021   
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  Comment: According to the online Catalog of Fishes (2/2021), there are two syntypes for Amphacanthus tumifrons Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1835, and they correspond to two different species, Siganus fuscescens (Houttuyn 1782) and Siganus spinus (Linnaeus 1758)  



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