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Acanthuridae
Bonaparte, 1835
surgeonfishes, tangs
T5000112       Quick-Link [ https://copepedia.org/?id=T5000112 ]
Family ( WoRMS-Aphia: 0125515 | ITIS: 0172250 )
WoRMS taxon status is:   "accepted"
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Acanthuroidei
   
Animalia
Kingdom
: Chordata
Phylum
: Vertebrata
Subphylum
: Gnathostomata
Superclass
: Actinopterygii
Class
: Perciformes
Order
: Acanthuroidei
Suborder
: Acanthuridae
Family


In the map above, the DARK BLUE DOTS indicate locations of quantitative data (487 obs globally),
while light-blue dots indicate locations of "presence-only"/non-quantitative observations (35854 obs globally).
Yellow Stars show locations of any time series reporting this taxa or group (0 sites globally).
 
The photos above are of this taxon and its taxonomic siblings.
Click on the photobox to see a gallery of all the photos.

DATABASE Info


487 quantitative-obs
35854 non-quantitative

This Family currently has 6 taxonomic siblings (listed below) and an expanded tree of 84 members (self + siblings + sub-siblings).

Want to see an alphabetical list of ALL genera or species within this taxa group? Click on the blue (text) link to the left.

#Distribution MapTaxonomic SiblingsPHOTOs
1
  Acanthurus
Forsskål, 1775
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5000125
WoRMS-ID:   125908

# of direct Siblings:   40
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   40
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   341
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   30684
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available
2
  Ctenochaetus
Gill, 1884
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5002061
WoRMS-ID:   204635

# of direct Siblings:   9
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   9
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   1
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   8414
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available
3
  Naso
Lacepède, 1801
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5002136
WoRMS-ID:   205230

# of direct Siblings:   20
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   20
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   9
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   12986
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available
4
  Paracanthurus
Bleeker, 1863
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5014870
WoRMS-ID:   205264

# of direct Siblings:   1
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   1
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   164
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available
5
  Prionurus
Lacepu00e8de, 1804
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5026820
WoRMS-ID:   270505

# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   470
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available
6
  Zebrasoma
Swainson, 1839
Genus   [ "accepted" ]   T5015277
WoRMS-ID:   204630

# of direct Siblings:   7
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   8
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   4857
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   0
no photos
currently available



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Last Updated:   2020-Nov-12