You selected Siganus javus (non Linnaeus, 1766). This is a misapplied name for:

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Siganus argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Siganus argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Synonyms:
Amphacanthus argenteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Amphacanthus argenteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Amphacanthus mertensii Valenciennes, 1835 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Amphacanthus mertensii Valenciennes, 1835
Amphacanthus rostratus Valenciennes, 1835 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Amphacanthus rostratus Valenciennes, 1835
Siganas rostrata (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Siganas rostrata (Valenciennes, 1835)
Siganus argebteys (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Siganus argebteys (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Siganus fuscescens (non Houttuyn, 1782) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus fuscescens (non Houttuyn, 1782)
Siganus javus (non Linnaeus, 1766) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus javus (non Linnaeus, 1766)
Siganus marmoratus (non Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus marmoratus (non Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Siganus oramin (non Schneider, 1801) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus oramin (non Schneider, 1801)
Siganus punctatus (non Schneider, 1801) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus punctatus (non Schneider, 1801)
Siganus rivulatus (non Forsskål, 1775) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Siganus rivulatus (non Forsskål, 1775)
Siganus rostratus (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Siganus rostratus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Siganus sp. Not applicable (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Siganus sp. Not applicable
Siganus vitianus (Sauvage, 1882) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Siganus vitianus (Sauvage, 1882)
Teuthis argentea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Teuthis argentea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Teuthis kopsi (non Bleeker, 1851) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Teuthis kopsi (non Bleeker, 1851)
Teuthis oligosticta Kner, 1868 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Teuthis oligosticta Kner, 1868
Teuthis rostrata (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Teuthis rostrata (Valenciennes, 1835)
Teuthis rostratus (Valenciennes, 1835) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Teuthis rostratus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Teuthis vitianus Sauvage, 1882 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Teuthis vitianus Sauvage, 1882
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Danggit Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Forktail rabbitfish English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Forktail rabbitfish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Forktail rabbitfish English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Forktail rabbitfish English Solomon Islands Click here to show the literature
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Forktail rabbitfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Rabbitface spinefoot English USA Click here to show the literature
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Rabbitfaced spinefoot English N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Rabbitfish English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Roman-nose spinefoot English USA Click here to show the literature
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Schooling rabbitfish English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Silver rabbitfish English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Streamlined spinefoot English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Streamlined spinefoot English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Streamlined spinefoot English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Streamlined spinefoot English USA Click here to show the literature
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Mulu Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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nuqa roro Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Cordonnier soule femme French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Picot d'herbier French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Picot gris French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Sigan vermiculé French France Click here to show the literature
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Vrai picot French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Kaekale Gela Solomon Islands Click here to show the literature
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Padas Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Hana-aigo Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Te mmnai Kiribati Kiribati Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Siganidae
Genus Siganus
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to Pitcairn. Often the only siganid present on remote islands like Pitcairn, Rapa and Line.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Woodland, D.J., Data last modified by FishBase 05-Jan-2011
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=4614
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1387a36-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201