Taxon profile


Black Spinefoot
Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 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 siganus (Forsskål, 1775)
Teuthis rivulata (Forrskål, 1775)
Teuthis rivulatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Teuthis sigan (Klunzinger, 1871)
Teuthis sigana (Forsskål, 1775)

Other names

= Marbled Spinefoot
= Marbled Spinfoot
= Rivulated Rabbitfish

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 2018-1 [155025]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Siganus rivulatus Forsskål & Niebuhr, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018

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