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Coris  Lacépède, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170665

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Julis Cuvier, 1814
 
    Aygula Rafinesque, 1815
 
    Ctenocorissa Whitley, 1931
 
    Ichtycallus Swainson, 1839
 
    Neanis Gistel, 1848
 
    Hemicoris Bleeker, 1862
 
    Tiricoris Whitley, 1955
 
  Common Name(s): rainbow wrasses [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2002   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyLabridae Cuvier, 1816 – rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, labridés, doncellas y señoritas  
                                     GenusCoris Lacépède, 1801 – rainbow wrasses  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesCoris atlantica Günther, 1862  
                                        SpeciesCoris auricularis (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1839)  
                                        SpeciesCoris aurilineata Randall and Kuiter, 1982  
                                        SpeciesCoris aygula Lacépède, 1801 – redthroated rainbowfish 
                                        SpeciesCoris ballieui Vaillant and Sauvage, 1875 – pink wrasse 
                                        SpeciesCoris batuensis (Bleeker, 1856-57)  
                                        SpeciesCoris bulbifrons Randall and Kuiter, 1982  
                                        SpeciesCoris caudimacula (Quoy and Gaimard, 1834)  
                                        SpeciesCoris centralis Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCoris cuvieri (Bennett, 1831)  
                                        SpeciesCoris debueni Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCoris dorsomacula Fowler, 1908  
                                        SpeciesCoris flavovittata (Bennett, 1828)  
                                        SpeciesCoris formosa (Bennett, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesCoris gaimard (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824)  
                                        SpeciesCoris hewetti Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCoris julis (Linnaeus, 1758) – rainbow wrasse 
                                        SpeciesCoris marquesensis Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCoris musume (Jordan and Snyder, 1904)  
                                        SpeciesCoris nigrotaenia Mee and Hare, 1995  
                                        SpeciesCoris picta (Bloch and Schneider, 1801)  
                                        SpeciesCoris pictoides Randall and Kuiter, 1982  
                                        SpeciesCoris roseoviridis Randall, 1999  
                                        SpeciesCoris sandeyeri (Hector, 1884)  
                                        SpeciesCoris schroederii (Bleeker, 1858)  
                                        SpeciesCoris variegata (Rüppell, 1835)  
                                        SpeciesCoris venusta Vaillant and Sauvage, 1875  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 21-May-2001, website (version Feb-2000)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Coris   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Coris   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Coris   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coris   
       
  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   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: rainbow wrasses[English]   
       

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