Accepted scientific name:
Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929
Synonyms:
Acanthurus gahhm (non Forsskål, 1775) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Acanthurus gahhm (non Forsskål, 1775)
Acanthurus gahm nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthurus gahm nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929
Acanthurus nigricans (non Linnaeus, 1758) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Acanthurus nigricans (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Acanthurus nigricaudus Duncker & Mohr, 1929 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthurus nigricaudus Duncker & Mohr, 1929
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Epaulet-doktervis Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Gurisan Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Yefal Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Epaulet-kirurgfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Black-barred surgeonfish English Papua N Guin Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Papua N Guin Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Blackstreak surgeonfish English Solomon Is Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeon English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeonfish English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeonfish English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeonfish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeonfish English UK Click here to show the literature
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Epaulette surgeonfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Epaullete surgeonfish English Christmas I. Click here to show the literature
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Shoulderbar surgeonfish English Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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White-tail surgeonfish English Fr Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Balagi Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Balagi naba Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Dridri Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Jila Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Tila Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Chirurgien à queue blanche French Fr Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Chirurgien à virgule noire French Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Iga bili igu pura Gela Solomon Is Click here to show the literature
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양쥐돔 Korean Korea Rep Click here to show the literature
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Debam Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Dengkis Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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倒吊 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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倒吊 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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粗皮仔 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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粗皮仔 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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黑尾刺尾魚 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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黑尾刺尾鯛 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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黑尾刺尾鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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黑尾刺尾鲷 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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Aelmeej Marshallese Marshall Is Click here to show the literature
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Havani Misima-Paneati Papua N Guin Click here to show the literature
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Bagis Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kapalagi Other Tuvalu Click here to show the literature
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Ma'ito Other Solomon Is Click here to show the literature
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Meito Other Niue Click here to show the literature
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Palagi Other New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Palangi Other Tonga Click here to show the literature
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Patupatu po Other Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Pilo-pilo Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugpugot Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tudlo-an Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Cirurgião graduado Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Pone-i'usina Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Kalu orava Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Dabahita Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Indangan Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Labahita Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Saging-saging Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Samarel Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Oturi Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Komang Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Acanthuridae
Genus Acanthurus
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: East Africa, including the Mascarene Islands (Ref. 37792) to the Tuamoto Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to southern Great Barrier Reef. Not occurring in the Red Sea.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2010
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Randall, J. E., Data last modified by FishBase 27-Aug-1994
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=4747
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:2165b4f8-60a7-102d-be47-00304854f810:ac2010