Common name of Chaetodon xanthocephalus
Common name Papillon à tête jaune
Language French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Mauritius
Ref. Cornic, A., 1987
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'à tête jaune', i.e., yellow head; 'tête', from Latin 'testa', i.e., terra cota vase, skull, head (p. 743 in Ref. 9404); 'jaune' from Latin 'galbinus', i.e., yellow fever (p. 401 in Ref. 9404).
Entered by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Béarez, Philippe
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