Taxon profile


Giant Dottyback
Labracinus cyclophthalmus (Müller & Troschel, 1849)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Pseudochromidae - dottybacks »  genus Labracinus

Scientific synonyms

Cichlops cyclophthalmus Müller & Troschel, 1849
Cichlops spilopterus Bleeker, 1853
Dampieria cyclophthalma (Müller & Troschel, 1849)
Dampieria cyclophthalmus (Müller & Troschel, 1849)
Dampieria melanostigma Fowler, 1931
Dampieria spiloptera (Bleeker, 1853)
Halichoeres horsfieldi (Valenciennes, 1839)
Julis horsfieldii Valenciennes, 1839
Labracinus cyclophthalma (Müller & Troschel, 1849)
Labricinus melanotaenia (non Bleeker, 1853)

Other names

= Fire-tail Devil



Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [12662]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14081]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Labracinus cyclophthalmus (Müller & Troschel, 1848)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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