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Xyrichtys  Cuvier, 1814
Taxonomic Serial No.: 613036

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Hemipteronotus Lacépède, 1801
    Amorphocephalus Bowdich, 1825
    Novacula Cuvier, 1815
    Xyrula Jordan, 1890
    Duohemipteronotus Fowler, 1956
    Xyrichthys Cuvier, 1829
  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  
                               SuborderLabroidei  – parrotfishes, rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, poissons-perroquets  
                                  FamilyLabridae Cuvier, 1816 – rainbowfishes, wrasses, labres, labridés, doncellas y señoritas  
                                     GenusXyrichtys Cuvier, 1814  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Xyrichtys aneitensis (Günther, 1862)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys baldwini (Jordan and Evermann, 1903)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys bimaculatus Rüppell, 1829  
                                        Species Xyrichtys blanchardi (Cadenat and Marchal, 1963)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys celebicus (Bleeker, 1856)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys cyanifrons Valenciennes, 1840  
                                        Species Xyrichtys dea Temminck and Schlegel, 1845  
                                        Species Xyrichtys geisha Araga and Yoshino, 1986  
                                        Species Xyrichtys halsteadi Randall and Lobel, 2003  
                                        Species Xyrichtys incandescens Edwards and Lubbock, 1981  
                                        Species Xyrichtys jacksonensis (Ramsay, 1881) – keel-head 
                                        Species Xyrichtys javanicus (Bleeker, 1862)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys martinicensis Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1840 – doncella llorona, cuchillo llorón, rosy razorfish 
                                        Species Xyrichtys melanopus (Bleeker, 1857)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys mundiceps Gill, 1862 – cuchillo desnudo, Cape razorfish 
                                        Species Xyrichtys niger (Steindachner, 1900)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys novacula (Linnaeus, 1758) – doncella verde, cuchillo perlino, pearly razorfish 
                                        Species Xyrichtys pentadactylus (Linnaeus, 1758) – fivefinger razorfish 
                                        Species Xyrichtys rajagopalani Venkataramanujam, Venkataramani and Ramanathan, 1987  
                                        Species Xyrichtys sanctaehelenae (Günther, 1868)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys splendens Castelnau, 1855 – doncella de lunar, cuchillo de lunar, green razorfish 
                                        Species Xyrichtys trivittatus Randall and Cornish, 2000  
                                        Species Xyrichtys twistii (Bleeker, 1856)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys umbrilatus (Jenkins, 1901)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys verrens (Jordan and Evermann, 1902)  
                                        Species Xyrichtys victori Wellington, 1992  
                                        Species Xyrichtys wellingtoni Allen and Robertson, 1995  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Xyrichtys   
  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: Xyrichtys   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Parenti, Paola, and John E. Randall  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated checklist of the species of the Labroid fish families Labridae and Scaridae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, no. 68   
  Page(s): 97   
  Publisher: J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology   
  Publication Place: Rhodes Univ., Grahamstown, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0073-4381   
  Reference for: Xyrichtys   

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  Comment: Xyrichthys is a recognized mis-spelling of Xyrichtys. Xyrichthys has frequently been used in type descriptions  



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