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Acanthurus ovalis

Actinopteri - Acanthuriformes - Acanthuridae

Taxonomy
Acanthurus ovalis was named by Agassiz (1842).

It was recombined as Proacanthurus ovalis by Agassiz (1838), Blot and Tyler (1990), Carnevale et al. (2014) and Bannikov (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Proacanthurus ovalis Agassiz
1842Acanthurus ovalis Agassiz p. 210
1990Proacanthurus ovalis Blot and Tyler p. 49
2014Proacanthurus ovalis Bannikov p. 29
2014Proacanthurus ovalis Carnevale et al. p. 44

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
RankNameAuthor
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Acanthomorphata(Rosen 1973)
Euacanthomorphacea
Percomorphaceae
Percomorpharia
orderAcanthuriformes
familyAcanthuridae
genusAcanthurusForskal 1775
speciesovalis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available