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Siganus vulpinus (Schlegel &. Müller, 1845)
FOXFACE
Black-face Rabbitfish; Common Foxface; Fox-face; Lo vulpinus Schlegel and Müller, 1845; Amphacanthus vulpinus Schlegel and Müller, 1845

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Species Siganus vulpinus (Schlegel & Müller, 1845)

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Species Siganus vulpinus (Schlegel & Müller, 1845)

Foxface , Black-face Rabbitfish, Common Foxface, Fox-face

 

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Distribution

States

Queensland, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

Rob Roy Reef (14°25'S) to Cassini Island (13°56'S), Rowley Shoals (17°20'S) and Scott Reef (14°03'S), WA, Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea (12°15'S) and Lizard Island (14°38'S) to Capricorn Group (23°27'S), QLD; tropical, west-central Pacific.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IMCRA

Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Transition (3), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, marine, schooling.

 

General References

Allen, G.R. & Erdmann, M.V. 2012. Reef fishes of the East Indies . Perth : Tropical Reef Research 3 vols, 1260 pp. [1015]

Kuiter, R.H. 1996. Guide to Sea Fishes of Australia. A comprehensive reference for divers and fishermen . Sydney, NSW, Australia : New Holland Publishers xvii, 434 pp. [380]

Kuiter, R.H. & Debelius, H. 2001. Surgeonfishes, Rabbitfishes and Their Relatives. A comprehensive guide to Acanthuroidei . Chorleywood, U.K. : TMC Publishing 208 pp. [176] (as Siganus (Lo) vulpinus )

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1990. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea . Bathurst : Crawford House Press 507 pp. figs. [440]

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1997. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea . Bathurst : Crawford House Press 557 pp. figs. [440]

Whitley, G.P. 1964. A survey of Australian Ichthyology. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 89 (1): 11-127 [48] (1461, as Lo vulpinus )

Woodland, D.J. 1990. Revision of the fish family Siganidae with descriptions of two new species and comments on distribution and biology. Indo-Pacific Fishes 19 : 1-136 figs 1-23, 11 pls [109]

Woodland, D.J. 2001. Siganidae. pp. 3627-3650 in Carpenter, K.E. & Niem, T.H. (eds). The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fisheries Purposes . Rome : FAO Vol. 6 pp. 3381-4218. [3648]

 

Common Name References

Coleman, N. 1981. Australian Sea Fishes North of 30°S . Lane Cove, NSW : Doubleday Australia Pty Ltd 297 pp. [265] (Black-face Rabbitfish)

Grant, E.M. 1975. Guide to Fishes . Brisbane : Queensland Government, Co-ordinator General’s Department 640 pp. [452] (Fox-face)

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1990. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea . Bathurst : Crawford House Press 507 pp. figs. [440] ( Foxface )

Seafood Services Australia 2008. Australian Fish Names Standard. http://www.fishnames.com.au/. ( Foxface )

Woodland, D.J. 2001. Siganidae. pp. 3627-3650 in Carpenter, K.E. & Niem, T.H. (eds). The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fisheries Purposes . Rome : FAO Vol. 6 pp. 3381-4218. [3648] (FAO) (Common Foxface)

 

History of changes

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