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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:1538970c-51ae-484d-8231-c4b8da2e1d02

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

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Ctenochaetus striatus
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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
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Description

The Lined Bristletooth is brown with fine blue lines on the body, dorsal and anal fins . There are orange-yellow dots surrounding the eye and on the nape. The genus name Ctenochaetus comes from the Greek words cteno (comb) and chaeto (hair or bristles) and refers to the teeth. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Images
Australian National Fish Collection Images
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Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Video Page Url, Images
Lizard Island Research Station
Images, Occurrence record
Reef Life Survey Images
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Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Reference

Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 17.417
Common_Name: Fine-lined tang;Lined bristletooth
Depth: (0–16 m)
Diet: Algae, Detritus, Plankton
Distribution: Indo-Pacific
Frequency: 3.279
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 260 mm
Range: 1424.498
Threats: Subsistence fishing

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Ctenochaetus striatus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Acanthurus striatus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Published in: Quoy, J.R.C. & Gaimard, J.P. 1825. Chapter 9. Poissons. Voyage Autour du Monde, entrepris par orde du Roi, sous le Ministère et conformément aux instructions de S. Exc. M. le Vicomte de Boucharge, secrétaire d'État au Département de la Marine exécuté sur les corvettes de S.M. l'Uranie et la Physicienne, pendent les années 1817, 1818, 1819 et 1820; publié sous les auspices de S.E.M. le Conte Corbière, secrétaire d'État de l'Intérieur, pour la partie historique et les sciences naturelles, et de S.E.M. le Marquis de Clermont-Tonnerre, Secrétaire d'État de la Marine et des Colonies, pour la partie nautique; par M. Louis Freycinet, etc pp. 712 pp. pp. 329-401 pls 43-65

Common Names

Common name Source
Lined Bristletooth
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Fine-lined Bristletooth
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Striated Surgeonfish
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Striped Bristle-tooth
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Bristle-toothed Surgeonfish
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Orange-dotted Bristletooth
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Surgeonfish
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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
ACANTHUROIDEI
family
ACANTHURIDAE
genus
Ctenochaetus
species
Ctenochaetus striatus  Recorded in Australia

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