Taxon profile


Brown Butterflyfish
Chaetodon collare Bloch, 1787

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

Scientific synonyms

Chaetodon collaris Bloch, 1787
Chaetodon collare duplicicollis Ahl, 1923
Chaetodon fowleri Klausewitz, 1955
Chaetodon parallelus Gronow, 1854
Chaetodon praetextatus Cantor, 1849
Chaetodon viridis Bleeker, 1845

Other names

= Collare Butterflyfish
= Collared Butterflyfish
= Red Tailed Butterfly
= Red-tailed Butterflyfish
= Redtail Butterflyfish

Least Concern LC


Chaetodon collare - Brown Butterflyfish

Author: Ivo Antušek

Chaetodon collare - Brown Butterflyfish

with Labroides dimidiatus

Author: Klaus Rudloff


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7803]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12524]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chaetodon collare Bloch, 1787]
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 collare Bloch, 1787]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Names (not confirmed) - 1