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Rhinecanthus rectangulus  (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173206

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Balistes rectangulus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
    Balistapus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
    Balistapus retangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
    Rhinecanthus echarpe (Anonymous [Lacepède], 1798)
    Balistes erythropteron Lesson, 1831
    Balistes echarpe Anonymous [Lacepède], 1798
    Balistes garnoti Castelnau, 1873
    Balistes medinilla Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
    Balistes cinctus Hollard, 1854
  Common Name(s): rectangular triggerfish [English]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                            OrderTetraodontiformes  – leatherjackets, cowfishes, filefishes, puffers, triggerfishes, trunkfishes, balistes, poissons-coffres, poissons-globes  
                               SuborderBalistoidei  – filefishes, leatherjackets, triggerfishes  
                                  FamilyBalistidae  – filefishes, triggerfishes, balistes, cochitos  
                                     GenusRhinecanthus Swainson, 1839  
                                        SpeciesRhinecanthus rectangulus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) – rectangular triggerfish  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 31-Oct-2014, website (version 31-Oct-14)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Rhinecanthus rectangulus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhinecanthus rectangulus   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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