Taxon profile


Hemitaurichthys Bleeker, 1876

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

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Hemitaurichthys multispinosus Randall, 1975 - Many-spined Butterflyfish
species Hemitaurichthys multispinus Burgess & Randall, 1978
species Hemitaurichthys polylepis (Bleeker, 1857) - Brushytoothed Butterflyfish

Hemitaurichthys polylepis - Brushytoothed Butterflyfish

species Hemitaurichthys thompsoni Fowler, 1923 - Thompson's Butterfly
species Hemitaurichthys zoster (Bennett, 1831) - Black Pyramid Butterflyfish

Hemitaurichthys zoster - Black Pyramid Butterflyfish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/1826]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Hemitaurichthys Bleeker, 1876]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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