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Heniochus  Cuvier, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 169648

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Taurichthys Cuvier, 1829
    Diphreutes Cantor, 1849
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyChaetodontidae  – butterflyfishes, peces mariposa, poissons-papillons  
                                     GenusHeniochus Cuvier, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesHeniochus acuminatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – featherfin bullfish 
                                        SpeciesHeniochus chrysostomus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831 – threadbanded bullfish 
                                        SpeciesHeniochus diphreutes Jordan, 1903  
                                        SpeciesHeniochus intermedius Steindachner, 1893  
                                        SpeciesHeniochus monoceros Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1831 – horned coachman 
                                        SpeciesHeniochus pleurotaenia Ahl, 1923  
                                        SpeciesHeniochus singularius Smith and Radcliffe, 1911 – Philippine kabubu 
                                        SpeciesHeniochus varius (Cuvier, 1829) – horned bullfish 

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 01-Feb-2000, website (version 1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Reference for: Heniochus   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Heniochus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Heniochus   
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