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Gomphosus varius  Lacépède, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170652

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Gomphosus tricolor Quoy and Gaimard, 1824
    Gomphosus viridis Cuvier, 1829
    Gomphosus pectoralis Quoy and Gaimard, 1824
    Gomphosus cepedianus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
    Gomphosus fuscus Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
    Gomphosus notostigma Bleeker, 1862
    Gomphosus sandvicensis Günther, 1862
    Gomphosus undulatus Streets, 1877
    Gomphosus pacificus Seale, 1901
    Thalassoma stuckiae Whitley, 1959
    Gomphosus nasutus Parkinson in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840
  Common Name(s): birdfish [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  
                                     SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                        FamilyLabridae Cuvier, 1816 – rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, labridés, doncellas y señoritas  
                                           GenusGomphosus Lacépède, 1801 – bird fishes, bird wrasses  
                                              SpeciesGomphosus varius Lacépède, 1801 – birdfish  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 21-May-2001, website (version Feb-2000)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Reference for: Gomphosus varius   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gomphosus varius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parenti, Paola, and John E. Randall  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated checklist of the species of the Labroid fish families Labridae and Scaridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, no. 68   
  Page(s): 97   
  Publisher: J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology   
  Publication Place: Rhodes Univ., Grahamstown, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0073-4381   
  Reference for: Gomphosus varius   
  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: birdfish[English]   

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