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Pomacanthus semicirculatus  (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169636

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Holacanthus alternans Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831
    Holacanthus lepidolepis Bleeker, 1853
    Holacanthus poecilus Peters, 1868
    Holacanthus reginae Sauvage, 1891
    Holacanthus semicirculatus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831
    Holacanthus alternans meleagris Alcock, 1896
  Common Name(s): zebra angelfish [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                        FamilyPomacanthidae  – ángeles, demoiselles, angelfishes  
                                           GenusPomacanthus Lacepède, 1802 – black angelfishes  
                                              SpeciesPomacanthus semicirculatus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831) – zebra angelfish  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 01-Feb-2000, website (version 1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Reference for: Pomacanthus semicirculatus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pomacanthus semicirculatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Pomacanthus semicirculatus   

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