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1 August 2001 Hawkfish Amblycirrhitus indicus: A Junior Synonym of Amblycirrhitus pinos (Mowbray, 1927), the Result of Locality Error
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Evidence is presented that the cirrhitid fish Amblycirrhitus indicus Fowler, 1938, a new name for the preoccupied Cirrhites fasciatus Cuvier, 1829, is the Atlantic Amblycirrhitus pinos (Mowbray, 1927). Cuvier's type locality of India is regarded as a probable error.

The American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists
John E. Randall "Hawkfish Amblycirrhitus indicus: A Junior Synonym of Amblycirrhitus pinos (Mowbray, 1927), the Result of Locality Error," Copeia 2001(3), 870-871, (1 August 2001). https://doi.org/10.1643/0045-8511(2001)001[0870:HAIFAJ]2.0.CO;2
Accepted: 30 November 2000; Published: 1 August 2001
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