Taxon profile


Hard-headed Hawk Fish
Cirrhitus pinnulatus (Forster, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Cirrhitidae - hawkfishes »  genus Cirrhitus

Scientific synonyms

Cirrhites maculosus Bennett, 1828
Cirrhites pinnulatus (Forster, 1801)
Cirrhitus alternatus Gill, 1862
Cirrhitus maculatus Lacépède, 1803
Cirrhitus spilotoceps Schultz, 1950
Labrus marmoratus Lacépède, 1801
Labrus pinnulatus Forster, 1801

Other names

= Marbled Hawkfish
= Oopukai
= Redspotted Hawkfish


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/5540]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cirrhitus pinnulatus (Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5831]

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

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