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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Coris julis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Coris julis Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Labrus Julis Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 284 ('Habitat Genuae').
Labrus paroticus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 284 ('Habitat in India').
Labrus julis: Gmelin, 1789: 1288 Bloch, 1797: 114, pl. 287 (fig. 1) Donovan, 1806: pl. 96 Risso, 1810: 227.
Labrus giofredi Risso, 1810, Ichth. Nice: 228, pl. 9 (fig. 23) ('Nice'). Type: lost.
Julis mediterranea Risso, 1826, Hist. nat. Eur. mérid., 3: 309, substitute name. Type: MNHN no. B 867.
Julis speciosa Risso, 1826, Hist. nat. Eur. mérid., 3: 311, pl. 9 (fig. 20) ('Régions coralligènes'). Type: lost.
Julis giofredi: Risso, 1826: 310 Valenciennes, 1839, in Cuv. Val., 13: 371, pl. 385 Bonaparte, 1841, fasc. 30 (156), fig. 2 Günther, 1862, 4: 197 Canestrini, 1875: 72 Stossich, 1879: 58 Moreau, 1881, 3: 145, fig. 160 Reguis, 1882: 285 Gourret, 1893: 69, pl. 3 (fig. 28-30) Sucker, 1895: 68 Caraffa, 1929: 173.
Julis vulgaris Fleming, 1828, Hist. Brit. anim.: 210 ('Cornwall'), substitute name.
Julis festiva Valenciennes, 1839, in Cuv. Val., Hist. nat. Poiss., 13: 374 ('Brest'). Holotype: MNHN no. A 9244.
Julis speciosa: Valenciennes, 1839, in Cuv. Val., 13: 375 Nordmann, 1840: 467 Valenciennes, 1843, in Webb & Berthelot: 65.
Julis vulgaris: Valenciennes, 1839, in Cuv. Val., 13: 361, pl. 384 Nordmann, 1840: 467 Bonaparte, 1841, fasc. 30 (156), fig. 1 Valenciennes, 1843, in Webb & Berthelot: 65 Guichenot, 1850: 89 Canestrini, 1875: 71 Stossich, 1879: 58 Moreau, 1881, 3: 141 Reguis, 1882: 285 Gourret, 1893: 63, pl. 4 (fig. 31-33) Sucker, 1895: 67 Caraffa, 1929: 172.
Julis melanura Lowe, 1849, Trans. zool. Soc. London, 3: 12 ('Madeira'). No type specimen.
Coris julis: Günther, 1862, 4: 195 Steindachner, 1868a: 351 Day, 1880-1884: 269, pl. 77 Vinciguerra, 1882-1883: 548 Hilgendorf, 1888: 210 Carus, 1893: 606 Holt, 1898a: 151 Regan, 1903b: 347 Gratzianow, 1907b: 278 Otterstrøm, 1912: 137, fig. 67 Facciolà, 1916: 149 Roule, 1919: 54, 132 Caporiacco, 1921: 89 Joubin & Le Danois, 1924: 131, 2 fig. Mohr, 1927b: 91, fig. 7 Nobre, 1930: 48 Borcea, 1934: 407 Nobre, 1935: 90 Fowler, 1936: 975, 1313, 1361, fig. 402 Le Gall, in Joubin, 1937: 258, 2 fig. Slastenenko, 1939: 104 Tortonese, 1939a: 375 Legendre, 1941: 41 Andersson, 1942: 68, 1 fig. Erazi, 1942: 108; 1943: 158, fig. 17 Tortonese, 1947: 177 Maul, 1948: 152 Lozano Rey, 1952: 458, pl. 35 (fig. 4), pl. 36 (fig. 3-4) Ben-Tuvia, 1953: 30 Collins, 1954: 25 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 763, fig. 325 Dieuzeide et al., 1955: l00, 1 fig. Dollfus, 1955: 70 Bougis, 1959a: 50 Banarescu, 1961: 761, fig. 334 Luther & Fiedler, 1961: 52, 69, pl. 5 Palombi & Santarelli, 1961: 68, 1 fig. Bauchot, 1963b: 55, 72, 75 Soljan, 1963: 293, 2 fig. Tortonese, 1963c: 175 Zei, in Riedl, 1963: 535, pl. 196 Svetovidov, 1964: 313, fig. 94 Bini, 1965: 177, 1 fig. Quignard, 1965b: 253; 1966: 93, fig. 51-52 Maurin, 1968: 39, 102 Wheeler, 1969: 361, fig. 119.
Coris atlantica Günther, 1862, Cat. Fish. Brit. Mus., 4: 197 ('Sierra Leone'). Type: BMNH no. 1851.2.14.14.
Coris giofredi: Günther, 1862, 4: 197 Regan, 1903: 347 Caporiacco, 1921: 91 Nobre, 1935: 91 Palombi & Santarelli, 1961: 68, 1 fig. Soljan, 1963: 294, 2 fig.
Julis mediterranea: Canestrini, 1866: 138.
Julis julis: Jordan, 1891: 636 Collett, 1896b: 53 Zugmayer, 1933: 83.
Coris speciosa: Facciolà, 1916: 150.
Coris Jestiva: Facciolà, 1916: 151.
Julis azorensis Fowler, 1920, Proc. U.S. natn. Mus., 56: 204, fig. 2 ('Horta, Fayal Isl., Azores'). Type: USNM no. 42127.
Julis azorensis: Fowler, 1923: 34.


Common names:

donzella [It]
elkadi [Ar
ghylos [He]
girelle [Fr]
günes [Tu]
julia [Es]
junkergylte [Da]
knez du guja [Hr]
Meerjunker [De]
rainbow-wrass [En]
soultan [Ar]
yulit [Iw]

Rainbow-wrass (Coris julis)