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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:0da485c5-e89f-4f5e-b029-f02782fd11d0

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

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WMS

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http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Chaetodon ulietensis
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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario
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Description

These fish can reach a size of 15 cm (5.9 in). They are white with vertical thin black lines down the body and two dark saddles saddles on the fore and hind back, which softly grade into the background color bellywards gradient. Immediately after the hind quarter saddle, the body and tail is bright yellow with a black spot on the caudal peduncle . ... source: Wikipedia

The Doublesaddle Butterflyfish is white with thin vertical lines and two dark bands on the body. The posterior part of the body and the dorsal, anal and caudal fins are yellow. There is a black bar through the eye and a black spot on the caudal peduncle. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

The Double-saddle Butterflyfish is white with two broad dark grey to black saddle-shaped bands on the body. As well as the markings the body has more than a dozen very thin vertical black lines. The rear part of the body, dorsal fin, anal fin and tail are yellow. There is a black bar through the eye and a black spot on the tail stem.... source: OZ Animals

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Video Page Url, Images
OZ Animals
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat, Diet, Reproduction
Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Images, Occurrence record
Reef Life Survey Images
Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Description, Ecology, Reference, Images

Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 1.285
Behaviour: Generally occurs in pairs, which move slowly over the reef within small territories picking at small invertebrates.
Common_Name: Doublesaddle Butterflyfish;Pacific double-saddle butterflyfish
Description: One of three butterflyfishes with thin parallel bars extending vertically on white body, prominent snout, black bar through eye, and large black patch in upper part of yellow rear body and fins. Distinguished from Chaetodon ulietensis and Chaetodon oxycephalus in possessing a second dark patch on upper body, and black spot rather than large stripe at base of tail.
Diet: Coral polyps
Frequency: 0.585
IUCN_Threat_status: Least Concern
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Range: 749.108
Threats: Overharvesting for aquarium trade

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Chaetodon ulietensis

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Chaetodon aurora De Vis, 1884
Published in: De Vis, C.W. 1884. New fishes in the Queensland Museum. No. 2. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 9 (3) pp. 453-462
Chaetodon aurora De Vis, 1884 De Vis, 1884

Common Names

Common name Source
Doublesaddle Butterflyfish
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Double-saddled Butterflyfish
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Pacific Double-saddle Butterflyfish
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Double-saddle Butterflyfish
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Pacific Double-saddled Butterflyfish
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Pacific Doublesaddle Butterflyfish
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Pacific Doublesaddled Coralfish
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Saddleback Butterfly
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Sickle Butterflyfish
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PERCIFORMES
suborder
PERCOIDEI
family
CHAETODONTIDAE
genus
Chaetodon
species
Chaetodon ulietensis  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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