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Plectorhinchus  Lacepède, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553263

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Plectorhynchus Lacepède, 1801
    Gaterin Forsskål, 1775
  Common Name(s): sweetlips [English]
  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  
          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  
                                  FamilyHaemulidae  – grunts, burros y roncos, grogneurs  
                                     GenusPlectorhinchus Lacepède, 1801 – sweetlips  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus albovittatus (Rüppell, 1838) – Indian grunt, twostripe sweetlips 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus celebicus Bleeker, 1873  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus ceylonensis (Smith, 1956)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus chaetodonoides Lacepède, 1801 – harlequin sweetlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus chrysotaenia (Bleeker, 1855) – goldenlined sweetlips 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus chubbi (Regan, 1919) – dusky rubberlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus cinctus (Temminck and Schlegel, 1843) – threebanded sweetlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus diagrammus (Linnaeus, 1758) – silverbanded sweetlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus flavomaculatus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830) – lemonfish 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus gaterinus (Forsskål, 1775) – African grunt, blackspotted rubberlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus gibbosus (Lacepède, 1802) – black sweetlips 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus goldmanni (Bleeker, 1853) – diagonal-banded sweetlips 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus harrawayi (Smith, 1952)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus lessonii (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus lineatus (Linnaeus, 1758) – yellowbanded sweetlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus macrolepis (Boulenger, 1899)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus macrospilus Satapoomin and Randall, 2000  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus mediterraneus (Guichenot, 1850)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus multivittatus (Macleay, 1878)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus obscurus (Günther, 1872)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus paulayi Steindachner, 1895  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus pictus (Tortonese, 1936)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus picus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1830)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus plagiodesmus Fowler, 1935 – barred rubberlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus playfairi (Pellegrin, 1914) – whitebarred rubberlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus polytaenia (Bleeker, 1852)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus schotaf (Forsskål, 1775) – somber sweetlips 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus sordidus (Klunzinger, 1870) – sordid rubberlip 
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus umbrinus (Klunzinger, 1870)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus unicolor (Macleay, 1883)  
                                        SpeciesPlectorhinchus vittatus (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 07-May-2004, website (version 05-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Plectorhinchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Plectorhinchus   
  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   
  Reference for: Plectorhinchus   
  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: Plectorhinchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.   
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: sweetlips[English]   

 Geographic Information
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