Chlorurus gibbus   (Ruppell,  1829) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Scaridae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Heavybeak Parrotfish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Barman, RP and Mishra, SS (2005) Studies on the reef dwelling fishes of India, parrotfishes (Family Scaridae) ZSI, Kolkata 63 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Mekkawy, IAA and Abdel-Rahman, GH (2005) Comparative study of scales of five species of parrotfishes (family Scaridae) from the Red Sea, Hurghada, Egypt with emphasis on their functional morphology Egyptian Journal of Zoology 44 421-443
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2013-03-22

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