Taxon profile


Barhead Spinefoot
Siganus virgatus (Valenciennes, 1835)

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

Scientific synonyms

Amphacanthus canaliculatus (non Park, 1797)
Amphacanthus notostictus Richardson, 1843
Amphacanthus virgatus Valenciennes, 1835
Siganus notostictus (Richardson, 1843)
Siganus virgata (Valenciennes, 1835)
Teuthis canaliculata (non Park, 1797)
Teuthis notosticta (Richardson, 1843)
Teuthis virgata (Valenciennes, 1835)
Theutis virgata (Valenciennes, 1835)

Other names

= Bluelined Spinefoot
= Double Barred Spinefoot
= Double-barred Spinefoot


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4624]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25149]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Siganus virgatus (Valenciennes, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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