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species

Cross-stripe Butterfly
Chaetodon auriga Forsskål, 1775

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Chaetodontidae - butterflyfishes »  genus Chaetodon

Scientific synonyms

Sarothrodus auriga (Forsskål, 1775)
Anisochaetodon auriga (Forsskål, 1775)
Linophora auriga (Forsskål, 1775)
Tetragonoptrus auriga (Forsskål, 1775)
Pomacantrus filamentosus Lacépède, 1802
Chaetodon lunaris Gronow, 1854
Chaetodon satifer Bloch, 1795
Chaetodon sebanus Cuvier, 1831
Chaetodon setifer Bloch, 1795
Pomacentrus setifer (Bloch, 1795)

Other names

= Diagonal Butterflyfish
= Threadfin Butterfly
= Threadfin Butterflyfish
= Threadfin Coralfish

Least Concern

Images

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Čech

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Baum

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Baum

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Fuchs

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Čech

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Čech

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Čech

juvenile animal

Chaetodon auriga - Cross-stripe Butterfly

Author: Petr Čech

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5557]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12515]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Chaetodon auriga Forsskål, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Chaetodon auriga Forsskål, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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