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Stephanolepis cirrhifer  (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 646244

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Monacanthus cirrhifer Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
 
    Balistes japonicus Walbaum, 1792
 
    Monacanthus komuki Bleeker, 1853
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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   
                            OrderTetraodontiformes  – leatherjackets, cowfishes, filefishes, puffers, triggerfishes, trunkfishes, balistes, poissons-coffres, poissons-globes  
                               SuborderBalistoidei  – filefishes, leatherjackets, triggerfishes  
                                  FamilyMonacanthidae  – filefishes, lijas, poissons-bourses  
                                     GenusStephanolepis Gill, 1861  
                                        SpeciesStephanolepis cirrhifer (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)  
       

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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. (http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp). Electronic version accessed 03-Nov-2014   
  Reference for: Stephanolepis cirrhifer   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Anthony C., and J. Barry Hutchins   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Paramonacanthus oblongus, the correct name for the Indo-Pacific fish currently called P. japonicus, with a recommendation on the nomenclature of Stephanolepis cirrhifer (Tetraodontiformes, Monacanthidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Records of the Western Australian Museum, vol. 21, pt. 1   
  Page(s): 107-109   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0312-3162   
  Notes: Available online at http://museum.wa.gov.au/research/records-supplements/records/paramonacanthus-oblongus-correct-name-indopacific-fish-currentl   
  Reference for: Stephanolepis cirrhifer   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  
       
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