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Ctenochaetus  Gill, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172305

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acanthurus (Ctenodon) Klunzinger, 1871
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 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  
                               SuborderAcanthuroidei  – surgeonfishes  
                                  FamilyAcanthuridae  – tangs, cirujanos, poissons-chirurgiens, surgeonfishes  
                                     GenusCtenochaetus Gill, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Ctenochaetus binotatus Randall, 1955  
                                        Species Ctenochaetus cyanocheilus Randall & Clements, 2001  
                                        Species Ctenochaetus flavicauda Fowler, 1938  
                                        Species Ctenochaetus hawaiiensis Randall, 1955 – chevron tang 
                                        Species Ctenochaetus marginatus (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1835) – Bluespotted Surgeonfish, cirujano estriado 
                                        Species Ctenochaetus striatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) – striped bristletooth 
                                        Species Ctenochaetus strigosus (Bennett, 1828) – bristletoothed surgeonfish 
                                        Species Ctenochaetus tominiensis Randall, 1955  
                                        Species Ctenochaetus truncatus Randall & Clements, 2001  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 1-Feb-2021, website (version 1 Feb 2021)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds) 2021. ESCHMEYER'S CATALOG OF FISHES: GENERA, SPECIES, REFERENCES. ( Electronic version accessed 01 Feb 2021   
  Reference for: Ctenochaetus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ctenochaetus   
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