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Naso Lacépède, 1801

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Acanthuriformes »  family Acanthuridae - surgeonfishes and unicornfishes

Included taxa

Number of records: 19

species Naso annulatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) - Whitemargin Unicornfish

Naso annulatus

species Naso brachycentron (Valenciennes, 1835) - Humpback Unicornfish

Naso brachycentron

species Naso brevirostris (Cuvier, 1829) - Brown Unicornfish

Naso brevirostris

species Naso caeruleacauda Randall, 1994
species Naso caesius Randall & Bell, 1992 - Gray Unicornfish
species Naso elegans (Rüppell, 1829) - Elegant Unicornfish

Naso elegans

species Naso fageni Morrow, 1954
species Naso hexacanthus (Bleeker, 1855) - Blacktongue Unicorn
species Naso lituratus (Forster, 1801) - Barcheek Unicornfish

Naso lituratus

species Naso lopezi Herre, 1927 - Elongate Unicornfish

Naso lopezi

species Naso maculatus Randall & Struhsaker, 1981
species Naso mcdadei Johnson, 2002
species Naso minor (Smith, 1966)
species Naso reticulatus Randall, 2001
species Naso thynnoides (Cuvier, 1829) - Barred Unicornfish
species Naso tonganus (Valenciennes, 1835) - Bulbnose Unicornfish

Naso tonganus

species Naso tuberosus Lacépède, 1801 - Humpheaded Unicornfish
species Naso unicornis (Forsskål, 1775) - Bluespine Unicorn

Naso unicornis

species Naso vlamingii (Valenciennes, 1835) - Bignose Unicornfish

Naso vlamingii

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2848]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Naso Lacepède, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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