Taxon profile


Chaetodipterus faber (Broussonet, 1782)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Ephippidae - spadefishes, batfishes and scats »  genus Chaetodipterus

Scientific synonyms

Chaetodon faber Broussonet, 1782

Other names

= Atlantic Spade
= Atlantic Spadefish
= Butterfly Fish
= Jackass
= Leather Coat
= Moonfish
= Ocean Cobbler
= Paoua
= Pot Cover
= Threebanded Sheephead
= Threetailed Porgy
= Tripletail
= White Angel

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12507]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chaetodipterus faber (Broussonet, 1782)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1024]

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

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