Cirrhimuraena chinensis Kaup, 1856

Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Smith, David G., Mccosker, John E., Hibino, Yusuke, Loh, Kar-Hoe, Tighe, Kenneth A. & Shao, Kwang-Tsao, 2015, Annotated checklist of eels (orders Anguilliformes and Saccopharyngiformes) from Taiwan, Zootaxa 4060 (1), pp. 140-189: 167

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4060.1.16

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E57EEA21-F6D3-4032-B7B4-8FAEAD74D574

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Cirrhimuraena chinensis Kaup, 1856
status

 

Cirrhimuraena chinensis Kaup, 1856 

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Cirrhimuraena chinensis Kaup, 1856 a: 51  (type locality stated as China, Makassar [South Sulawesi, Indonesia] in Kaup, 1856 b). Chen & Weng, 1967: 59; Chen, 1969: 137; Shen 1984 a: 116; Chen & Yu, 1986: 258; Shen et al., 1993: 111; Shao et al., 2008: 238; Ho et al., 2010:table 1.

Remarks. An uncommon species collected from southwestern Taiwan and Kinmen Island near China. Although there seems to be more than one species in the western Pacific, our specimens are identical to those collected fromVietnam. This genus requires further taxonomic studies.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Anguilliformes

Family

Ophichthidae

Genus

Cirrhimuraena

Loc

Cirrhimuraena chinensis Kaup, 1856

Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Smith, David G., Mccosker, John E., Hibino, Yusuke, Loh, Kar-Hoe, Tighe, Kenneth A. & Shao, Kwang-Tsao 2015
2015
Loc

Cirrhimuraena chinensis

Kaup 1856: 51
1856