Taxon profile


Blue Barred Parrotfish
Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Scaridae - parrotfishes »  genus Scarus

Scientific synonyms

Callyodon apridentatus Smith, 1956
Callyodon dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1840)
Callyodon fuscocuneus Fowler, 1935
Callyodon ghobban (Forsskål, 1775)
Callyodon guttatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Callyodon speigleri Smith, 1956
Hemistoma reticulata Swainson, 1839
Pseudoscarus californiensis Pellegrin, 1901
Pseudoscarus cantori Bleeker, 1861
Pseudoscarus flavipinnis De Vis, 1885

Other names

= Blue Trim Parrotfish
= Blue-barred Orange Parrotfish
= Blue-barred Parrotfish
= Bluebarred Parrotfish
= Flame Parrotfish
= Globe-headed Parrotfish
= Green Blotched Parrotfish
= Parrot Fish
= Yellow Scale Parrot Fish

Least Concern




Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5548]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24124]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scarus ghobban Forsskål, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [190749]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Scarus pyrrostethus Richardson, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018

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