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spiloparaeus, Serranus Valenciennes [A.] (ex Commerson) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828:338 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 2; ref. 997] No locality stated [Indian Ocean]. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-7172 (dry skin). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1984:35 [ref. 19232]. Originally spelled spilopar├Žus. Based on description in manuscript by Commerson (Philibert Commerson, 1727-1773, French explorer and naturalist). •Valid as Cephalopholis spiloparaea (Valenciennes 1828) -- (Heemstra & Randall 1986:519 [ref. 5667], Lee 1990:31 [ref. 19830], Randall et al. 1990:104 [ref. 15987], Randall & Heemstra 1991:66 [ref. 19601], Heemstra & Randall 1993:58 [ref. 21042], Allen 1997:90 [ref. 23977], Machida et al. 1997:50 [ref. 25135], Randall et al. 1997:104 [ref. 25919], Myers 1999:112 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:181 [ref. 24106], Heemstra & Randall 1999:2542 [ref. 24815], Randall 1999:11 [ref. 25829], Allen 2000:86 [ref. 37268], Nakabo 2000:713 [ref. 25086], Randall in Randall & Lim 2000:609 [ref. 25122], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:179 [ref. 25191], Hutchins 2001:262 [ref. 25841], Hutchins 2001:29 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:713 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:31 [ref. 26830], Myers & Donaldson 2003:621 [ref. 27495], Kimura et al. in Kimura & Matsuura 2003:50 [ref. 27510], Lobel & Lobel 2004:70 [ref. 27576], Randall et al. 2004:11 [ref. 27624], Randall 2005:152 [ref. 28239], Hoese et al. 2006:1006 [ref. 28999], Randall & Justine 2008:157 [ref. 29942], Fricke et al. 2009:44 [ref. 30213], Fricke et al. 2011:384 [ref. 31242], Craig et al. 2011:56 [ref. 31786], Allen & Erdmann 2012:266 [ref. 31980], Fricke et al. 2014:60 [ref. 33932], Delrieu-Trottin et al. 2015:5 [ref. 33988], Koeda et al. 2016:25 [ref. 35333], Fricke et al. 2018:147 [ref. 35805], Ma & Craig 2018:455 [ref. 36100], Fricke et al. 2019:115 [ref. 36673], Parenti & Randall 2020:57 [ref. 37354]). Current status: Valid as Cephalopholis spiloparaea (Valenciennes 1828). Serranidae: Epinephelinae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Comoros, Madagascar and western Mascarenes east to Pitcairn Group, north to Taiwan, Ogasawara and Wake islands, south to Western Australia, Quensland (Australia), New Caledonia and Rapa. Habitat: marine.