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Cirrhitus  Lacepède, 1803
Taxonomic Serial No.: 170234

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Cirrhites Lacepède, 1803
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          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  
                                  FamilyCirrhitidae  – hawkfishes, halcones, poissons-éperviers  
                                     GenusCirrhitus Lacepède, 1803  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesCirrhitus albopunctatus Schultz, 1950  
                                        SpeciesCirrhitus atlanticus Osório, 1893  
                                        SpeciesCirrhitus pinnulatus (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801) – oopukai, redspotted hawkfish, oopukai, redspotted hawkfish 
                                        SpeciesCirrhitus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1846 – chino mero, giant hawkfish 

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Cirrhitus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cirrhitus   
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