Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

Bonnaterre, J. P. 1788. Ichthyologie. Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la Nature, Paris: pp. Ivi+215, pl. A-B+1-100.

Fors[s]kål, P. 1775. Descriptiones animalium; avium, amphibiorum, piscium, insectorum, vermium, quae in itinere orientali observavit, Hauniae, 20 + xxxiv +164 pp., 1 map.

Goüan, A. 1770. Historia piscium, sistens ipsorum anatomen externam, internam, atque genera in classes et ordines redacta. Histoire des poissons, contenant la description anatomique de leurs parties externes et internes et le caractère des divers genres rangés par classes et par ordres. Strasbourg, xviii (x2)+1-228 (x2) (lat.+ fr.)+229-252, pl. IIV.

Gronovius, L. T. 1763. Zoophylacii Gronoviani fasciculus primus exhibens animalia quadrupeda, amphibia atque pisces, quae in museo suo adservat, rite examinavit, systematice disposuit, descripsis atque iconibus illustravit L. T. Gronovius, J.U.D.... Lugduni Batavorum, 236+1 pp., 18 pl.

Jordan, D. S. 1917-1920. The genera of Fishes, from Linnaeus to 1920, with the accepted type of each. A contribution to the stability of scientific nomenclature. Stanford Univ. Publ., University series: 576 p. in four parts. (Part I, 1917 :1-161; part II, 1919: ix+163-284+i-xiii; part III, 1919: 285-410+i-xv; part IV, 1920: 411-576+i-xviii) (new edition, 1963—reprint, 1968).

Linnaeus, C. 1766. Systema Naturae. Editio duodecima, reformata. Nantes & Pisces: pp. 394-532.

Randall, J. E. 1956. A revision of the surgeon fish genus Acanthurus. Pacif. Sci., 10 (2): 159-235, 3 pl., 23 fig.

Genus Acanthurus