Suezichthys

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Suezichthys
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Slender Wrasse (S. gracilis)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae
Genus: Suezichthys
J. L. B. Smith, 1958
Type species
Labrichthys caudavittatus
Steindachner, 1898
Synonyms
  • Suezia J. L. B. Smith, 1957 (preoccupied in Calanoida, Crustacea (Suezia R. Gurney, 1927 - jr. synonym of Ridgewayia I. Thompson & A. Scott, 1903))[1]
  • Nelabrichthys B. C. Russell, 1983

Suezichthys is a genus of wrasses native to the southeastern Atlantic Ocean through the Indian Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.[2]

Species[edit]

The currently recognized species in this genus are:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Suezia, World of Copepods
  2. ^ a b Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Suezichthys in FishBase. October 2013 version.