Taxon profile


Gold-spotted Rabbitfish
Siganus punctatus (Schneider & Forster, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Amphacanthus capricornensis (Whitley, 1926)
Amphacanthus chrysospilos Bleeker, 1852
Amphacanthus hexagonatus Bleeker, 1854
Amphacanthus melanospilos Bleeker, 1854
Amphacanthus punctatus Schneider & Forster, 1801
Harpurus inermis Forster, 1844
Hepatus concatenatus (non Valenciennes, 1835)
Siganas hexagonata (Bleeker, 1854)
Siganus capricornensis Whitley, 1926
Siganus chrysospilus (Bleeker, 1852)

Other names

= Gold-spotted Spinefoot
= Goldspotted Rabbitfish
= Goldspotted Spinefoot



Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/25138]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Siganus punctatus (Schneider & Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4621]

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

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