Taxon profile


Blueblotched Butterflyfish
Chaetodon plebeius Cuvier, 1831

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

Scientific synonyms

Chaetodon cordiformis Thiollière, 1857
Chaetodon plebelus Cuvier, 1831
Megaprotodon maculiceps Ogilby, 1910
Megaprotodon plebeius (Cuvier, 1831)

Other names

= Bluespot Butterflyfish

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6613]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/12572]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chaetodon plebeius Cuvier, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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