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Canthigaster margaritatus  (Rüppell, 1829)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173334

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Canthigaster margaritata (Rüppell, 1829)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Canthigaster margaritatus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fowler, Henry W.  
  Publication Date: 1938   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Fishes of the George Vanderbilt South Pacific Expedition, 1937   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Monographs (Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia), no. 2   
  Page(s): v + 349   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Canthigaster margaritatus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Canthigaster is treated as feminine, so the correct formulation in this combination would be Canthigaster margaritata (Rüppell, 1829)  



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