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Symphysanodon andersoni Kotthaus, 1974:52

Bucktoothed slopefish

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1974

Rediscovered in April 2014

 

Distribution

Arabian Sea

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Kotthaus, A. (1974). Fische des Indischen Ozeans. Ergebnisse der ichthyologischen Untersuchungen während der Expedition des Forschungsschiffes “Meteor” in den Indischen Ozean, Oktober 1964 bis Mai 1965. A. Systematischer Teil, XI. Percomorphi (4). “Meteor” Forschungsergebnisse, Reihe D, 17: 33-54.

 

Other references:

Anderson, William D. Jnr., Chesalin, Mikhail V., Jawad, Laith A. and Al Shajibi, Said R. (2015). Redescription of the percoid fish Symphysanodon andersoni Kotthaus (Symphysanodontidae) from the northwestern Indian Ocean, based on the holotype and the second known specimen. Zootaxa 4021(3): 475-481.

Manilo, L. G. and Bogorodsky, S. V. (2003). Taxonomic composition, diversity and distribution of coastal fishes of the Arabian Sea. Journal of Ichthyology 43(Supplement 1): S75-S149.

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