Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability
Online Version, Updated 3 August 2020

SEARCH RESULTS FROM

Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
Select the database to search:
GENERA   SPECIES   REFERENCES
Include unavailable names

         Comments: ,

chinensis, Fistularia Linnaeus [C.] 1766:515 [Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae v. 1 (pt 1); ref. 2786] In India orientali [Indonesia]; China; Brazil [erroneous]. No types known. Neotype designation by Fricke 1999:144 [ref. 24106] is invalid; see Fricke 2000:639 [ref. 24537]. Based on multiple sources, including the 'Solenostomus cauda rotundata integerrima: seta nulla' of Gronow 1763:119 [ref. 1910], which was based on the 'Petiumbaba Brasiliensibus: Tobacco pipe-fish' of Willughby 1686: Pl. P8, fig. 1 [ref. 30164] [Brazil], the 'Acus chinensis maxima, corpore compresso' of Petiver 1702:Pl. 68, fig. 1 [ref. 30233] [China], the 'Peniop Pandjang' and 'Ikan Djoelong Djoelong' of Valentyn 1726:448, 502, figs. 323, 494 [ref. 30358] [Indonesia]. Originally based on more than one species, now restricted to the Indo-Pacific species illustrated by Valentyn. •Valid as Aulostomus chinensis (Linnaeus 1766) -- (Araga in Masuda et al. 1984:84 [ref. 6441], Heemstra 1986:444 [ref. 5660], Allen & Swainston 1988:44 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:404 [ref. 12442], Pequeño 1989:55 [ref. 14125], Paulin et al. 1989:163 [ref. 24556], Winterbottom et al. 1989:18 [ref. 13251], Randall et al. 1990:69 [ref. 15987], Kuiter 1993:79 [ref. 23929], Francis 1993:159 [ref. 25479], Allen & Robertson 1994:96 [ref. 22193], Fritzsche in Fischer et al. 1995:904 [ref. 22829], Randall 1995:97 [ref. 22896], Allen 1997:70 [ref. 23977], Kuiter 1997:68 [ref. 25488], Randall et al. 1997:69 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:95 [ref. 23965], Fritzsche & Thiesfeld 1999:2277 [ref. 24793], Johnson 1999:726 [ref. 25471], Randall 1999:10 [ref. 25829], Allen 2000:85 [ref. 37268], Nakabo 2000:516 [ref. 25086], Fritzche in Randall & Lim 2000:603 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:151 [ref. 25191], Thomson et al. 2000:61 [ref. 25640], Randall & Earle 2000:10 [ref. 25806], Allen 2000:96 [ref. 25868], Kimura & Peristiwady in Matsuura & Peristiwady 2000:170 [ref. 27511], Bowen et al. 2001:1029 [ref. 25372], Hutchins 2001:26 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:516 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:27 [ref. 26830], Fritzsche 2003:1226 [ref. 27045], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S101 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:618 [ref. 27495] dated 1758, Kimura et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:35 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:69 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:10 [ref. 27624], Nelson et al. 2004:112 [ref. 27807], Heemstra et al. 2004:3318 [ref. 27945], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:139 [ref. 28072], Randall 2005:100 [ref. 28239], Mundy 2005:321 [ref. 28379], Paxton et al. 2006:847 [ref. 28995], Randall 2007:163 [ref. 30952], Béarez & Séret 2009:146 [ref. 36646], Kuiter 2009:312 [ref. 30404], Fricke et al. 2009:36 [ref. 30213], Satapoomin 2009:60 [ref. 30463], McCosker & Rosenblatt 2010:191 [ref. 30957], Motomura et al. 2010:88 [ref. 31256], Fricke et al. 2011:376 [ref. 31242], Allen & Erdmann 2012:213 [ref. 31980], Page et al. 2013:115 [ref. 32708], Fricke et al. 2014:48 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:5 [ref. 33988], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:111 [ref. 36167], Stewart 2015:1064 [ref. 34254], Fourriére et al. 2016:443 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:608 [ref. 34923], Koeda et al. 2016:19 [ref. 35333], Koeda et al. 2016:2 [ref. 35354], Fricke et al. 2018:127 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:47 [ref. 36273], Sánchez-Jiménez et al. 2018:6 [ref. 36248], Arndt & Fricke 2019:11 [ref. 36883], Fricke et al. 2019:97 [ref. 36673], Zajonz et al. 2019:67 [ref. 36871], Psomadakis et al. 2020:355 [ref. 37272]). Current status: Valid as Aulostomus chinensis (Linnaeus 1766). Aulostomidae. Distribution: Red Sea, Indo-Pacific: South Africa, East Africa, Socotra and Madagascar east to Clipperton Island and Panama, north to southern Japan and Ogasawara, Hawaiian, Johnston and Easter islands, south to Western Australia at 31°52'S, Lord Howe and Kermadec islands, and Rapa. Habitat: marine.