Taxon profile


Microcanthus Swainson, 1839

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Kyphosidae - sea chubs

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Microcanthus howensis Whitley, 1931
species Microcanthus strigatus (Cuvier, 1831) - Butterflyfish

Microcanthus strigatus - Butterflyfish

species Microcanthus vittatus (Castelnau, 1873)

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2687]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Microcanthus Swainson, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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