Taxon profile


African Moony
Monodactylus sebae (Cuvier, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Monodactylidae - moonies »  genus Monodactylus

Scientific synonyms

Chaetodon rhombeus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Psettias sebae (Cuvier, 1829)
Psettus sebae Cuvier, 1829

Other names

= Fingerfish
= Guinean Fingerfish
= Moonfish


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16661]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Monodactylus sebae (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [9915]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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