Taxon profile


Ornate Wrasse
Thalassoma pavo (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Labridae - wrasses »  genus Thalassoma

Scientific synonyms

Chlorichthys pavo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Julis blochii Valenciennes, 1839
Julis pavo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Julis squamismarginatus Bowdich, 1825
Julis turcica lemniscata Lowe, 1843
Julis turcica torquata Lowe, 1843
Julis turcicia Risso, 1827
Julis unimaculata Lowe, 1841
Julis unimaculata lineolata Lowe, 1841
Julis unimaculata taeniata Lowe, 1841

Other names

= Parrotfish

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/26692]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Thalassoma pavo (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [2500]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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