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cryptodon, Monacanthus Bleeker [P.] 1855:431 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch IndiĆ« v. 8 (no. 3); ref. 350] Ambon Island, Molucca Islands, Indonesia. Syntypes: ?BMNH 1867.11.28.147 (1), RMNH 7291 (1). •Synonym of Paramonacanthus japonicus (Tilesius 1809) -- (Hutchins 1997:26 [ref. 23117]). •Valid as Monacanthus cryptodon Bleeker 1855 -- (Myers 1999:285 [ref. 23965]). •Valid as Paramonacanthus cryptodon (Bleeker 1855). Current status: Valid as Paramonacanthus cryptodon (Bleeker 1855). Monacanthidae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific. Habitat: marine.