Taxon profile


Black Spinefoot
Siganus rivulatus Forsskål, 1775

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Siganidae - rabbitfishes »  genus Siganus

Scientific synonyms

Amphacanthus rivulata (Forrskål, 1775)
Amphacanthus sigan Klunzinger, 1871
Amphacanthus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Scarus rivulatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Scarus siganus Forsskål, 1775
Siganus nebulosa (non Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Siganus siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Teuthis rivulata (Forrskål, 1775)
Teuthis rivulatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Teuthis sigan (Klunzinger, 1871)

Other names

= Marbled Spinefoot
= Marbled Spinfoot
= Rivulated Rabbitfish

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25140]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Siganus rivulatus Forsskål, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4545]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [155025]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 28 January 2014

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