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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Siganus luridus (Rüppell, 1829)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Siganus luridus (Rüppell, 1828)

Synonyms:

Amphacanthus luridus Rüppell, 1828, Fische Rothen Meeres: 45 ('Tor, Red Sea'). Lectotype: SMF no. 1943; paratypes: SMF no. 5153-5154.
Siganus luridus: Fowler & Bean, 1929: 319 (Indo-Pacific) Ben-Tuvia, 1964: 7, fig. 2; 1966: 267 Ktari Chakroun & Bouhlal, 1971: 49-52, 1 fig. George, 1972: 32-43, fig. 2.


Common names:

cordonnier sombre [Fr]
dusky spinefoot [En]
sigan sombre [Fr]
sigano nebuloso [Es]

Dusky spinefoot (Siganus luridus)