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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:fb13885a-d661-4460-a8a1-4af6c97d1006

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

JSON

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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:Labroides dimidiatus
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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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
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO

Description

The Common Cleanerfish is blue to yellow above fading to white or yellow below. There is a black stripe from the eye to the caudal fin margin. The stripe widens posteriorly. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

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

Species Lists

Tropical fish sightings on the Far South Coast NSW
Common / Alternate Name: Blue cleaner wrasse
General comments: Narooma
Land / Aquatic: Aquatic
RLS profile v3
Abundance: 3.333
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Cleaner wrasse;Common cleanerfish
Depth: (0–23 m)
Diet: Invertebrates, Plankton, Fishes
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Red Sea and East Africa to the Line, Marquesan, and Ducie islands and Japan to Lord Howe and Rapa islands.
Frequency: 21.658
IUCN_Threat_status: Least Concern
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 140 mm
Range: 1660.156
Threats: No major threats to this species are known

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Labroides dimidiatus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Cossyphus dimidiatus Valenciennes, 1839 Valenciennes, 1839
Published in: Valenciennes, A. in Cuvier, G.L. & Valenciennes, A. 1839. Histoire Naturelle des Poissons Paris : Levrault Vol. 13 pp. 505 pp. pls 369-388
Labroides paradiseus Bleeker, 1851 Bleeker, 1851
Published in: Bleeker, P. 1851. Bijdrage tot de kennis der ichthyologische fauna van de Banda-eilanden. Natuurwet. Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië Vol. 2 pp. 225-261
Labroides bicincta Saville-Kent, 1893 Saville-Kent, 1893
Published in: Saville-Kent, W. 1893. The Great Barrier Reef of Australia; its Products and Potentialities London : W.H. Allen & Co., Limited. pp. [xiii] + 388 pp. 21 figs 64 pls

Common Names

Common name Source
Common Cleanerfish
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Cleaner Wrasse
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Blue Streak
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Blue-streak Cleaner Wrasse
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Bridled Beauty
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Cleaner Fish
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Common Cleaner Wrasse
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Gadfly Fish
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Blue Diesel Wrasse
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Bluestreak Cleanerfish
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Cleaner Wrasses
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Striped Cleaner Wrasse
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Wrasse
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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
LABROIDEI
family
LABRIDAE
subfamily
Labrinae
genus
Labroides
species
Labroides dimidiatus  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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