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Acanthurus Forsskål, 1775

1314477  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1314477)

accepted
Genus
Species Acanthurus achilles Shaw, 1803
Species Acanthurus albipectoralis Allen & Ayling, 1987
Species Acanthurus auranticavus Randall, 1956
Species Acanthurus bahianus Castelnau, 1855
Species Acanthurus bariene Lesson, 1831
Species Acanthurus blochii Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus chirurgus (Bloch, 1787)
Species Acanthurus chronixis Randall, 1960
Species Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus elongatus (Lacepède, 1802)
Species Acanthurus fowleri de Beaufort, 1951
Species Acanthurus fuliginosus Lesson, 1831
Species Acanthurus gahhm (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus grammoptilus Richardson, 1843
Species Acanthurus guttatus Forster, 1801
Species Acanthurus hypselopterus Bleeker, 1854
Species Acanthurus japonicus (Schmidt, 1931)
Species Acanthurus leucocheilus Herre, 1927
Species Acanthurus leucopareius (Jenkins, 1903)
Species Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833
Species Acanthurus lineatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus maculiceps (Ahl, 1923)
Species Acanthurus mata (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus melanurus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus melas Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus monroviae Steindachner, 1876
Species Acanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929
Species Acanthurus nigrofuscus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus nigroris Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus nubilus (Fowler & Bean, 1929)
Species Acanthurus olivaceus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus polyzona (Bleeker, 1868)
Species Acanthurus pyroferus Kittlitz, 1834
Species Acanthurus randalli Briggs & Caldwell, 1957
Species Acanthurus reversus Randall & Earle, 1999
Species Acanthurus sohal (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus tennentii Günther, 1861
Species Acanthurus thompsoni (Fowler, 1923)
Species Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus tristis Randall, 1993
Species Acanthurus xanthopterus Valenciennes, 1835

Species Acanthurus achillas Shaw, 1803 accepted as Acanthurus achilles Shaw, 1803
Species Acanthurus aliala Lesson, 1831 accepted as Acanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus altivelis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Zebrasoma scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus argenteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus armiger Valenciennes, 1834 accepted as Acanthurus pyroferus Kittlitz, 1834
Species Acanthurus aterrimus Günther, 1872 accepted as Acanthurus achilles Shaw, 1803
Species Acanthurus atramentatus (Jordan & Evermann, 1905) accepted as Acanthurus nigroris Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus aurolineatus Day, 1876 accepted as Acanthurus mata (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus bicommatus Smith, 1955 accepted as Acanthurus tennentii Günther, 1861
Species Acanthurus bipunctatus Günther, 1861 accepted as Acanthurus nigroris Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus bleekeri Günther, 1861 accepted as Acanthurus mata (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus brevis Poey, 1860 accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus broussonnetii Desmarest, 1823 accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus caeruleus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus carinatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Acanthurus sohal (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus celebicus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Acanthurus pyroferus Kittlitz, 1834
Species Acanthurus chirurgicus (Bloch, 1787) accepted as Acanthurus chirurgus (Bloch, 1787)
Species Acanthurus chrysosoma Bleeker, 1857 accepted as Acanthurus olivaceus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus coerulus Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus crestonis (Jordan & Starks, 1895) accepted as Acanthurus xanthopterus Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus ctenodon Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus delisiani Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833
Species Acanthurus delisianus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833
Species Acanthurus desjardinii Bennett, 1836 accepted as Zebrasoma desjardinii (Bennett, 1836)
Species Acanthurus dussumiere Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus dussumierri Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus eparei Lesson, 1830 accepted as Acanthurus olivaceus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus flavescens Bennett, 1828 accepted as Zebrasoma flavescens (Bennett, 1828)
Species Acanthurus flavoguttatus Kittlitz, 1834 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus fuscus Steindachner, 1861 accepted as Acanthurus pyroferus Kittlitz, 1834
Species Acanthurus gahm (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Acanthurus gahhm (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus gemmatus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Zebrasoma gemmatum (Valenciennes, 1835)
Species Acanthurus glaucoparecius Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Acanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus glaucopareius Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Acanthurus nigricans (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus guttatus Kittlitz, 1834 accepted as Ctenochaetus marginatus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Species Acanthurus heliodes (Barbour, 1905) accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus hepatus (Linnaeus, 1766) accepted as Paracanthurus hepatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Acanthurus hirudo Bennett, 1829 accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus humeralis Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus olivaceus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus japonica (Schmidt, 1931) accepted as Acanthurus japonicus (Schmidt, 1931)
Species Acanthurus japonicas (Schmidt, 1931) accepted as Acanthurus japonicus (Schmidt, 1931)
Species Acanthurus javanus Castelnau, 1975 accepted as Siganus javus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Acanthurus ketlitzii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus kettlitzii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus kingii Bennett, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus bariene Lesson, 1831
Species Acanthurus lamarrii Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus leucosternum Day, 1889 accepted as Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833
Species Acanthurus leuocheilus Herre, 1927 accepted as Acanthurus leucocheilus Herre, 1927
Species Acanthurus leuococheilus Herre, 1927 accepted as Acanthurus leucocheilus Herre, 1927
Species Acanthurus lineolatus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus nigrofuscus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus lituratus Forster, 1801 accepted as Naso lituratus (Forster, 1801)
Species Acanthurus marginatus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Ctenochaetus marginatus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Species Acanthurus matoides Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus nigrofuscus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus melanosternon Smith, 1955 accepted as Acanthurus leucocheilus Herre, 1927
Species Acanthurus nigricaudus Duncker & Mohr, 1929 accepted as Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929
Species Acanthurus nigros Günther, 1861 accepted as Acanthurus nigroris Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus nummifer Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus bariene Lesson, 1831
Species Acanthurus pentazona Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus philippinus Herre, 1927 accepted as Acanthurus thompsoni (Fowler, 1923)
Species Acanthurus phlebotomus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus chirurgus (Bloch, 1787)
Species Acanthurus plagiatus Peters, 1876 accepted as Acanthurus tennentii Günther, 1861
Species Acanthurus rasi Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus xanthopterus Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus reticulatus Shen & Lim, 1973 accepted as Acanthurus xanthopterus Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus rostratus Günther, 1875 accepted as Zebrasoma rostratum (Günther, 1875)
Species Acanthurus rubropunctatus Rüppell, 1829 accepted as Acanthurus nigrofuscus (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus ruppelii Bennett, 1836 accepted as Zebrasoma scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus scopas Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Zebrasoma scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus striatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Species Acanthurus strigosus Bennett, 1828 accepted as Ctenochaetus strigosus (Bennett, 1828)
Species Acanthurus subarmatus Bennett, 1840 accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus suillus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Zebrasoma scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus tennenti Günther, 1861 accepted as Acanthurus tennentii Günther, 1861
Species Acanthurus theuthis Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Paracanthurus hepatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Species Acanthurus tractus Poey, 1860 accepted as Acanthurus bahianus Castelnau, 1855
Species Acanthurus triastegus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus triostegust (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus undulatus Valenciennes, 1835 accepted as Acanthurus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1835
Species Acanthurus unicornis (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Naso unicornis (Forsskål, 1775)
Species Acanthurus velifer Bloch, 1795 accepted as Zebrasoma veliferum (Bloch, 1795)
Species Acanthurus violaceus Castelnau, 1855 accepted as Acanthurus coeruleus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Species Acanthurus vittatus Bennett, 1828 accepted as Acanthurus lineatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Acanthurus weberi Ahl, 1923 accepted as Acanthurus mata (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Acanthurus xanthurus Blyth, 1852 accepted as Zebrasoma xanthurum (Blyth, 1852)
Species Acanthurus zebra Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Acanthurus triostegus (Linnaeus, 1758)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Descr. Anim.
page(s): 59 [details]   
Taxonomic remark (as subgenus of Chaetodon). Acanthura is a misspelling. (Eschmeyer).  
Taxonomic remark (as subgenus of Chaetodon). Acanthura is a misspelling. (Eschmeyer). [details]
IRMNG (2021). Acanthurus Forsskål, 1775. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1314477 on 2021-10-28
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original description Descr. Anim.
page(s): 59 [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Eschmeyer, 1998 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

verified source for family Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

name verified source Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jun 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Sepkoski, J. J., Jr. (2002). A compendium of fossil marine animal genera. <em>Bulletins of American Paleontology.</em> 363, 1-560. [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   

original description  (of Aspisurus Lacepède, 1802) Hist. Nat. Poiss., 4
page(s): 556 [details]   

original description  (of Harpurus Forster, 1788) Enchiridion
page(s): 84 [details]   

original description  (of Acronurus Gronow in Gray, 1854) Cat. Fish. Br. Mus.
page(s): 190 [details]   

original description  (of Rhombotides Walbaum in Artedi, 1792) in Artedi, Ichth., (3) ed. 2
page(s): 582 [details]   

original description  (of Teuthys Linck, 1790) Mag. N. Phys. Naturg., 6 (3)
page(s): 32 [details]   

original description  (of Rhomboteuthis Fowler, 1944) Monogr. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 6
page(s): 109 [details]   

original description  (of Hepatus Gronow, 1763) Zooph., 1
page(s): 113 [details]   

original description  (of Theutys Goüan, 1770) Hist. Pisc.
page(s): 105 [details]   

original description  (of Theutis Bloch, 1794) Nat. ausl. Fische, 8
page(s): 65 [details]   

original description  (of Aspidurus Agassiz, 1846) Agassiz, L. (1842-1847). Nomenclator zoologicus : continens nomina systematica generum animalium tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris, in quibus reperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis, ad quas pertinent, in singulis classibus. [All emendation to be found in the Index Universalis, of which the Nomenclatoris zoologici index universalis of 1848 is a later edition with a different pagination andformat]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33664307 [details]   

original description  (of Ctenodon Swainson, 1839) N. H. Fishes etc., 2, 178
page(s): 255 [details]   

original description  (of Ctenodon Bonaparte, 1831) Bonaparte, C.L. (1831). Saggio di una distribuzione metodica degli animali vertebrati a sangue freddo. Prospetto del sistema generale di Ittiologia. <em>Giornale Arcadico di Scienze Lettere ed Arti.</em> 52: 129-189., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10035916
page(s): 175 [details]   

original description  (of Ctenodon Bonaparte, 1831, nom. nud.) Saggio An. Vert.
page(s): 109 [details]   

original description  (of Acanthus Bloch, 1795) Nat. ausl. Fische, 9
page(s): 105 [details]   

original description  (of Acauthurus Castelnau, 1872) Proc. Zool. Acclim. Soc. Victoria, 1
page(s): 134 [details]   

original description  (of Theuthis Cuvier, 1798) Tabl. élém., 371
page(s): 709 [details]   

original description  (of Achanthurus Ranzani, 1842) N. Comm. Ac. Sci. Inst. Bonon., 5
page(s): 350 [details]   

original description  (of Teuthis Linnaeus, 1766) Syst. Nat., ed. 12
page(s): 507 [details]   

original description  (of Harpurina Fowler & Bean, 1929) Bull. U.S. Nat. Mus., No. 100 (8)
page(s): 253 [details]   

original description  (of Apisurus Latreille, 1804) N. Dict., 24
page(s): 81 [details]   

original description  (of Rhombodites Weber, 1913) Weber, M. (1913). Die Fische der Siboga-expedition. E. J. Brill. Leiden. 710 p., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81204
page(s): 316 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info From FishBase: Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: All Marine. [details]

Taxonomic remark (as subgenus of Chaetodon). Acanthura is a misspelling. (Eschmeyer). [details]

Type species as cited Teuthis hepatus Linnaeus 1766 [details]

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