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Cephalopholis  Bloch and Schneider, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 167954

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilySerranidae  – groupers, sea basses, bars, mérous, serranidés, cabrillas y meros, sea basses and groupers, serrans  
                                           GenusCephalopholis Bloch and Schneider, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Cephalopholis aitha Randall and Heemstra, 1991 – rusty hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis argus Bloch and Schneider, 1801 – peacock hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis aurantia (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – orange rockcod, golden hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis boenak (Bloch, 1790)  
                                              Species Cephalopholis cruentata (Lacepède, 1802) – enjambre, cherna enjambre, graysby 
                                              Species Cephalopholis cyanostigma (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – bluespotted rockcod, bluespotted hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis formosa (Shaw in Shaw and Nodder, 1812) – bluelined hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis fulva (Linnaeus, 1758) – guatívere, cabrilla roja, coney 
                                              Species Cephalopholis hemistiktos (Rüppell, 1830) – duskyfin grouper, yellowfin hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis igarashiensis Katayama, 1957 – garish hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis leopardus (Lacepède, 1801) – leopard hind, red-spotted rock cod 
                                              Species Cephalopholis microprion (Bleeker, 1852) – freckled hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis miniata (Forsskål, 1775) – bluespot rockcod, coral hind, vermilion seabass 
                                              Species Cephalopholis nigri (Günther, 1859) – orangespotted sea perch, Niger hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis oligosticta Randall and Ben-Tuvia, 1983 – roughcheek hind, vermilion hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis pachycentron (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – spotted-faced rockcod 
                                              Species Cephalopholis panamensis (Steindachner, 1877) – cabrilla enjambre, Panama graysby, Pacific graysby 
                                              Species Cephalopholis polleni (Bleeker, 1868) – harlequin hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis polyspila Randall and Satapoomin, 2000  
                                              Species Cephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830) – sixblotch hind, freckled rockcod 
                                              Species Cephalopholis sonnerati (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – tomato hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis spiloparaea (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – strawberry hind 
                                              Species Cephalopholis taeniops (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1828) – African hind, bluespotted seabass 
                                              Species Cephalopholis urodeta (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – darkfin hind 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Cephalopholis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cephalopholis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cephalopholis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Heemstra, Phillip C., and John E. Randall  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Groupers of the World (Family Serranidae, Subfamily Epinephelinae): An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Grouper, Rockcod, Hind, Coral Grouper and Lyretail Species Known to Date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 16   
  Page(s): vii + 382   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-103125-8, 0014-5602  
  Reference for: Cephalopholis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Cephalopholis   

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