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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:39896c62-9321-42dc-9306-564e1bde5cd0

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:Pentapodus paradiseus
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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 11.606
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Paradise Threadfin Bream;Long-Tail perch
Depth: (0–13 m)
Diet: Invertebrates, Plankton, Fishes
Distribution: West Pacific, Australia, southern Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and the Philippines.
Frequency: 3.072
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 300 mm
Range: 1642.512
Threats: No major threats to this species are known

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Pentapodus paradiseus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Pentapodus setosus Valenciennes, 1830
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1964. A survey of Australian Ichthyology. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Vol. 89 (1) pp. 11-127
Pentapodus setosus Valenciennes, 1830
Published in: Grant, E.M. 1975. Guide to Fishes Brisbane : Queensland Government, Co-ordinator General’s Department pp. 640 pp.
Pentapodus setosus Valenciennes, 1830
Published in: McCulloch, A.R. 1929. A check-list of the fishes recorded from Australia. Part II. Mem. Aust. Mus. Vol. 5 pp. 145–329
Pentapodus setosus Valenciennes, 1830: A check-list of the fishes recorded from Australia. Part II. Mem. Aust. Mus. Vol. 5 pp. 145–329; Guide to Fishes pp. 640 pp.; A survey of Australian Ichthyology. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Vol. 89 (1) pp. 11-127 Valenciennes, 1830
Labrus iris Richardson, 1843 Richardson, 1843
Published in: Richardson, J. 1843. Contributions to the ichthyology of Australia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. Ser. 1 Vol. 11 (71) pp. 352-359
Pentapus paradiseus Günther, 1859 Günther, 1859
Published in: Günther, A. 1859. Catalogue of the Fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the acanthopterygian fishes in the collection of the British Museum. Gasterosteidae, Berycidae, Percidae, Aphredoderidae, Pristipomatidae, Mullidae, Sparidae London : British Museum Vol. 1 pp. 524 pp.
Dentex filifer Castelnau, 1875 Castelnau, 1875
Published in: Castelnau, F.L. de 1875. Researches on the fishes of Australia. Intercolonial Exhibition Essays. 2. pp. 1–52 in, Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition of 1876 : Official Record. Melbourne

Common Names

Common name Source
Paradise Threadfin Bream
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Blue-banded Whiptail
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Blue-faced Whiptail
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Butterfly Bream
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China Fish
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Long-tail Perch
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Paddy
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Paradise Butterfish
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Paradise Whiptail
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Paradise-fish
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Rainbow
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Rainbow Paradise Fish
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Whiptail
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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
NEMIPTERIDAE
genus
Pentapodus
species
Pentapodus paradiseus  Recorded in Australia

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