Taxon profile


Barhead Spinefoot
Siganus virgatus (Valenciennes, 1835)

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

Scientific synonyms

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

Other names

= Bluelined Spinefoot
= Double Barred Spinefoot


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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