WoRMS taxon details

Mugilidae Jarocki, 1822

125546  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125546)

accepted
Family
Genus Agonostomus Bennett, 1832
  » Species Agonostomus catalai Pellegrin, 1932
  » Species Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832
  » Species Agonostomus dobuloides (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832
  » Species Agonostomus forsteri (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Aldrichetta forsteri (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Agonostomus globuloides (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832 (misspelling)
  » Species Agonostomus hancocki Seale, 1932 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostomus macracanthus Regan, 1907 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostomus microps (Günther, 1861) accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostomus monitcola (Bancroft, 1834) accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834) (misspelling)
  » Species Agonostomus monticola (Bancroft, 1834) accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostomus salvini Regan, 1907 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostomus telfairi Bennett, 1832 accepted as Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832 (misspelling)
Genus Aldrichetta Whitley, 1945
Genus Cestraeus Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Chaenomugil Gill, 1863
Genus Chelon Artedi, 1793
  » Species Chelon auratus (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Chelon bandialensis (Diouf, 1991)
  » Species Chelon bispinosus (Bowdich, 1825)
  » Species Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Chelon parsia (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Chelon richardsonii (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Chelon saliens (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Chelon tricuspidens (Smith, 1935)
  » Species Chelon affinis (Günther, 1861) accepted as Planiliza affinis (Günther, 1861)
  » Species Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) accepted as Chelon auratus (Risso, 1810) (Misspelling)
  » Species Chelon chelo (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Chelon crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Chelon engeli (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Osteomugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Chelon falcipinnis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Neochelon falcipinnis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Chelon haematocheilus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)
  » Species Chelon klunzingeri (Day, 1888) accepted as Liza klunzingeri (Day, 1888)
  » Species Chelon macrolepis (Smith, 1846) accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Chelon parmatus (Cantor, 1849) accepted as Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849)
  » Species Chelon persicus Senou, Randall & Okiyama, 1995 accepted as Liza persicus (Senou, Randall & Okiyama, 1995)
  » Species Chelon subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Chelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Genus Crenimugil Schultz, 1946
Genus Dajaus Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Gracilimugil Whitley, 1941
Genus Joturus Poey, 1860
Genus Liza Jordan & Swain, 1884
  » Species Liza abu (Heckel, 1843)
  » Species Liza carinata (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza klunzingeri (Day, 1888)
  » Species Liza mandapamensis Thomson, 1997
  » Species Liza parsia (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Liza persicus (Senou, Randall & Okiyama, 1995)
  » Species Liza ramsayi (MacLeay, 1883)
  » Species Liza affinis (Günther, 1861) accepted as Planiliza affinis (Günther, 1861)
  » Species Liza akame Tanaka, 1916 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza alata (Steindachner, 1892) accepted as Planiliza alata (Steindachner, 1892)
  » Species Liza alosoides Fowler, 1903 accepted as Liza dumerili (Steindachner, 1870) (synonym)
  » Species Liza alosoides Fowler, 1903 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (synonym)
  » Species Liza argenta (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza argentea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Species Liza aurata (Risso, 1810) accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Liza auratus (Risso, 1810) accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Liza bananensis (Pellegrin, 1927) accepted as Mugil bananensis (Pellegrin, 1927)
  » Species Liza bandialensis Diouf, 1991 accepted as Chelon bandialensis (Diouf, 1991)
  » Species Liza borealis Popov, 1930 accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) (synonym)
  » Species Liza caeruleomaculatus (Lacepède, 1803) accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza capito (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Liza ceramensis (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza chelo (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Liza crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Liza curema (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Liza diadema (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911) accepted as Planiliza alata (Steindachner, 1892)
  » Species Liza dumerili (Steindachner, 1870) accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Liza dumerilii (Steindachner, 1870) accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza falcipinnis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Neochelon falcipinnis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza formosae Oshima, 1922 accepted as Valamugil formosae (Oshima, 1922)
  » Species Liza grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)
  » Species Liza haematocheilus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza haematochila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza hoefleri (Steindachner, 1882) accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Liza labeo (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Oedalechilus labeo (Cuvier, 1829)
  » Species Liza lauvergnii (Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850) accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Liza luciae (Penrith & Penrith, 1967) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza melanoptera (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza melinoptera (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza menada Tanaka, 1916 accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)
  » Species Liza nigrostrigatus (Günther, 1861) accepted as Chelon bispinosus (Bowdich, 1825)
  » Species Liza oligolepis (Bleeker, 1859) accepted as Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849)
  » Species Liza parmata (Cantor, 1849) accepted as Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849) (synonym)
  » Species Liza parva Oshima, 1922 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza persia (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Liza parsia (Hamilton, 1822) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza pescadorensis Oshima, 1922 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza ramada (Risso, 1827) accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Liza ramado (Risso, 1827) accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza richardsoni (Smith, 1846) accepted as Chelon richardsonii (Smith, 1846) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza richardsonii (Smith, 1846) accepted as Chelon richardsonii (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza saliens (Risso, 1810) accepted as Chelon saliens (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Liza seheli (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Liza so-iuy (Basilewsky, 1855) accepted as Mugil soiuy Basilewsky, 1855 (misspelling)
  » Species Liza strongylocephalus (Richardson, 1846) accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza subvirdis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza tade (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Liza tricuspidens (Smith, 1935) accepted as Chelon tricuspidens (Smith, 1935)
  » Species Liza troscheli (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Liza troschelli (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza vaigensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (misspelling)
  » Species Liza vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Genus Minimugil Durand, Chen, Shen, Fu & Borsa, 2012
Genus Moolgarda Whitley, 1945
  » Species Moolgarda pedaraki (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Moolgarda perusii (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Moolgarda buchanani (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Crenimugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853)
  » Species Moolgarda cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Moolgarda delicata (Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877) accepted as Valamugil delicata (Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877)
  » Species Moolgarda engeli (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Osteomugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Moolgarda formosae (Oshima, 1922) accepted as Valamugil formosae (Oshima, 1922)
  » Species Moolgarda ordensis Whitley, 1945 accepted as Planiliza alata (Steindachner, 1892)
  » Species Moolgarda speigleri (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858)
Genus Mugil Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil bananensis (Pellegrin, 1927)
  » Species Mugil brevirostris (Ribeiro, 1915)
  » Species Mugil broussonnetii Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Mugil capurrii (Perugia, 1892)
  » Species Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Mugil curvidens Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Mugil gaimardianus Desmarest, 1831
  » Species Mugil galapagensis Ebeling, 1961
  » Species Mugil gyrans (Jordan & Gilbert, 1884)
  » Species Mugil hospes Jordan & Culver, 1895
  » Species Mugil incilis Hancock, 1830
  » Species Mugil liza Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Mugil longicauda Guitart & Alvarez-Lojonchere, 1976
  » Species Mugil margaritae Menezes, Nirchio, Oliveira & Siccharamirez, 2015
  » Species Mugil rubrioculus Harrison, Nirchio, Oliveira, Ron & Gaviria, 2007
  » Species Mugil setosus Gilbert, 1892
  » Species Mugil trichodon Poey, 1875
  » Species Mugil affinis Günther, 1861 accepted as Planiliza affinis (Günther, 1861)
  » Species Mugil alatus Steindachner, 1892 accepted as Planiliza alata (Steindachner, 1892)
  » Species Mugil albula Forster, 1801 accepted as Aldrichetta forsteri (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil albula Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil alcocki Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil amarulus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil anpinensis Oshima, 1922 accepted as Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil argenteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Species Mugil ashanteensis Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil atherinoides Duncker & Mohr, 1926 accepted as Moolgarda cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil auratus Risso, 1810 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil australis Steindachner, 1879 accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Species Mugil axillaris Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil banksi Seale, 1910 accepted as Crenimugil heterocheilos (Bleeker, 1855)
  » Species Mugil belanak Bleeker, 1857 accepted as Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil bispinosus Bowdich, 1825 accepted as Chelon bispinosus (Bowdich, 1825)
  » Species Mugil bleekeri Günther, 1861 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil borbonicus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil borneensis Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846)
  » Species Mugil brasiliensis Agassiz, 1831 accepted as Mugil liza Valenciennes, 1836 (ambiguous synonym)
  » Species Mugil breviceps Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil britannicus Hancock, 1830 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil broussonneti Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Mugil broussonnetii Valenciennes, 1836 (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil buchanani Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Crenimugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853)
  » Species Mugil buosega Nardo, 1847 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil caeruleomaculata Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil caeruleomaculatus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil caeruleornaculatus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Mugil caeruleomaculatus Lacepède, 1803 (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil canaliculatus Smith, 1935 accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Mugil capensis Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Pseudomyxus capensis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil capito Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil capurii (Perugia, 1892) accepted as Mugil capurrii (Perugia, 1892) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil carinatus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Liza carinata (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil caustelus Nardo, 1847 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil cephalas Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil cephalotus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil ceramensis Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil ceylonensis Günther, 1861 accepted as Crenimugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853)
  » Species Mugil chanos Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil chaptalii Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850 accepted as Neomyxus leuciscus (Günther, 1872) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil chelo Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil chelon Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil cinereus Walbaum, 1792 accepted as Gerres cinereus (Walbaum, 1792)
  » Species Mugil cirrhostomus Forster, 1801 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil coeruleomaculatus Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil compressus Günther, 1861 accepted as Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil corrugatus Lowe, 1838 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil crenilabis Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil crenilabris Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil cryptocheilos Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Mugil cryptochilus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil cunnesius Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil curtus Yarrell, 1836 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil cylindricus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil decemradiatus Günther, 1861 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil delicatus Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil diadema Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911 accepted as Planiliza alata (Steindachner, 1892)
  » Species Mugil dobula Günther, 1861 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil dubahra Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Mugil dumerili Steindachner, 1870 accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Mugil dussumieri Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil engeli Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Osteomugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Mugil euronotus Smith, 1846 accepted as Pseudomyxus capensis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil falcipinnis Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Neochelon falcipinnis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil fasciatus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil ferrandi Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Species Mugil forsteri Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Aldrichetta forsteri (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil gelatinosus Klunzinger, 1872 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil georgii Ogilby, 1897 accepted as Paramugil georgii (Ogilby, 1897)
  » Species Mugil grandis Castelnau, 1879 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil grandisquamis Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil grandisquammis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil guentheri Steindachner, 1864 accepted as Mugil incilis Hancock, 1830 (synonym)
  » Species Mugil haematocheilus Temminck & Schlegel, 1845 accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)
  » Species Mugil heterocheilos Bleeker, 1855 accepted as Crenimugil heterocheilos (Bleeker, 1855)
  » Species Mugil heterochilus Bleeker, 1855 accepted as Crenimugil heterocheilos (Bleeker, 1855) (misspelling)
  » Species Mugil hoefleri Steindachner, 1882 accepted as Chelon dumerili (Steindachner, 1870)
  » Species Mugil hypselopterus Günther, 1861 accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil hypselosoma Ogilby, 1897 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil irretitus Gosse, 1851 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1845 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil javanicus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil jerdoni Day, 1876 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil kandavensis Günther, 1877 accepted as Osteomugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Mugil kelaarti Günther, 1861 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil kelaartii Günther, 1861 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil klunzingeri Day, 1888 accepted as Liza klunzingeri (Day, 1888)
  » Species Mugil labeo Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Oedalechilus labeo (Cuvier, 1829)
  » Species Mugil labiosus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Oedalechilus labiosus (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil labrosus Risso, 1827 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827) (basionym)
  » Species Mugil lauvergnii Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil lebranchus Poey, 1860 accepted as Mugil liza Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Mugil lepidopterus Fowler, 1918 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil lineatus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Mugil longimanus Günther, 1861 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Mugil lotreganus Nardo, 1847 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810)
  » Species Mugil macrocheilos Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Mugil macrocheilus Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Mugil macrolepidotus Rüppell, 1830 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
  » Species Mugil macrolepis Smith, 1846 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil maderensis Lowe, 1839 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil melanochir Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil melinopterus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil metzelaari Chabanaud, 1926 accepted as Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil mexicanus Steindachner, 1876 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil monodi Chabanaud, 1926 accepted as Mugil capurrii (Perugia, 1892) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil monticola Bancroft, 1834 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil muelleri Klunzinger, 1879 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil mulleri Klunzinger, 1879 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil multilineatus Smith, 1846 accepted as Chelon richardsonii (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil neocaledonicus Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil neocalidonicus Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil nigrostrigatus Günther, 1861 accepted as Chelon bispinosus (Bowdich, 1825) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil nortoni Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Paramugil georgii (Ogilby, 1897) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil obliquus Mitchill, 1814 accepted as Leiostomus xanthurus Lacepède, 1802 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil occidentalis Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil octoradiatus Günther, 1861 accepted as Chelon aurata (Risso, 1810) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil ogilbyi Fowler, 1918 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil oligolepis Bleeker, 1859 accepted as Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil olivaceus Day, 1876 accepted as Liza parsia (Hamilton, 1822) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil ophuiseni Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil ophuysenii Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil our Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil papillosus Macleay, 1883 accepted as Crenimugil heterocheilos (Bleeker, 1855) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil parmatus Cantor, 1849 accepted as Paramugil parmatus (Cantor, 1849) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil parsia Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Liza parsia (Hamilton, 1822) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil parviceps Waite, 1904 accepted as Trachystoma petardi (Castelnau, 1875) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil pedaraki Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Moolgarda pedaraki (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil peronii Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Gracilimugil argenteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil peruanus Hildebrand, 1946 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil perusii Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Moolgarda perusii (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil pescadorensis (Oshima, 1922) accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil petardi Castelnau, 1875 accepted as Trachystoma petardi (Castelnau, 1875) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil petherici Günther, 1861 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil petrosus Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil philippinus Fowler, 1918 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil planiceps Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil platanus Günther, 1880 accepted as Mugil liza Valenciennes, 1836 (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil poecilus Day, 1865 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil poicilus Day, 1865 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil proboscideus Günther, 1861 accepted as Chaenomugil proboscideus (Günther, 1861) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil productus Fischer, 1885 accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil provensalis Risso, 1810 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil ramada Risso, 1827 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil ramado Risso, 1827 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil rammelsbergii Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil richardsonii Smith, 1846 accepted as Chelon richardsonii (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil robustus Günther, 1861 accepted as Osteomugil robustus (Günther, 1861) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil rodericensis Günther, 1876 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil rossii Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil rueppellii Günther, 1861 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil ruppellii Günther, 1861 accepted as Crenimugil crenilabis (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil ruthveni Fowler, 1918 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil saliens Risso, 1810 accepted as Chelon saliens (Risso, 1810) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil salmoneus Forster, 1801 accepted as Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil schlegeli Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil schlegelii Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Parachelon grandisquamis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil seheh (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil seheli (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil septentrionalis Günther, 1861 accepted as Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1827) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil smithii Günther, 1861 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil soiuy Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Planiliza haematocheila (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil so-iuy Basilewsky, 1855 accepted as Mugil soiuy Basilewsky, 1855 (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil speigleri Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil stevensi Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil strongylocephalus Richardson, 1846 accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil subviridis Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil sundanensis Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil suppositus Günther, 1861 accepted as Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil tade Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Chelon planiceps (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil tadopsis Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Planiliza subviridis (Valenciennes, 1836) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil tang Bloch, 1794 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil tegobuan Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil thoburni Jordan & Starks, 1896 accepted as Xenomugil thoburni (Jordan & Starks, 1896) (unaccepted, Basionym)
  » Species Mugil tricuspidens Smith, 1935 accepted as Chelon tricuspidens (Smith, 1935) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil troscheli Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil troschelii Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil troschellii Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Planiliza macrolepis (Smith, 1846) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil vaigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil ventricosus Castelnau, 1875 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, synonym)
  » Species Mugil verselata Nardo, 1847 accepted as Chelon saliens (Risso, 1810) (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil vulpinus Nardo, 1847 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
  » Species Mugil waigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825 accepted as Ellochelon vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) (unaccepted, misspelling)
  » Species Mugil chilensis Molina, 1782
Genus Myxus Günther, 1861
  » Species Myxus elongatus Günther, 1861
  » Species Myxus multidens (Ogilby, 1888)
  » Species Myxus bananensis Pellegrin, 1927 accepted as Mugil bananensis (Pellegrin, 1927)
  » Species Myxus barnardi Gilchrist & Thompson, 1914 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Myxus caecutiens Günther, 1876 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Myxus capensis (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Pseudomyxus capensis (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Myxus capurrii Perugia, 1892 accepted as Mugil capurrii (Perugia, 1892)
  » Species Myxus cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Myxus curvidens (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Mugil curvidens Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Myxus harengus Günther, 1861 accepted as Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Myxus leuciscus Günther, 1872 accepted as Neomyxus leuciscus (Günther, 1872)
  » Species Myxus malayanus Herre, 1936 accepted as Mugil broussonnetii Valenciennes, 1836
  » Species Myxus maroccensis Mohr, 1927 accepted as Chelon ramada (Risso, 1827)
  » Species Myxus pacificus Steindachner, 1900 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Myxus parsia (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Liza parsia (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Myxus petardi (Castelnau, 1875) accepted as Trachystoma petardi (Castelnau, 1875)
  » Species Myxus profugus Mohr, 1927 accepted as Planiliza affinis (Günther, 1861)
  » Species Myxus sclateri Steindachner, 1878 accepted as Neomyxus leuciscus (Günther, 1872)
  » Species Myxus superficialis Klunzinger, 1870 accepted as Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Myxus trimaculatus Klunzinger, 1870 accepted as Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858) (ambiguous synonym)
Genus Neochelon Durand, Chen, Shen, Fu & Borsa, 2012
Genus Neomyxus Steindachner, 1878
Genus Oedalechilus Fowler, 1903
Genus Osteomugil Luther, 1982
Genus Parachelon Durand, Chen, Shen, Fu & Borsa, 2012
Genus Paramugil Ghasemzadeh, Ivantsoff & Aarn, 2004
Genus Planiliza Whitley, 1945
Genus Pseudomyxus Durand, Chen, Shen, Fu & Borsa, 2012
Genus Rhinomugil Gill, 1863
Genus Trachystoma Ogilby, 1888
Genus Valamugil Smith, 1948
  » Species Valamugil delicata (Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877)
  » Species Valamugil formosae (Oshima, 1922)
  » Species Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Valamugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Crenimugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853)
  » Species Valamugil buchanari (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Crenimugil buchanani (Bleeker, 1853) (misspelling)
  » Species Valamugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Osteomugil cunnesius (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Valamugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Osteomugil engeli (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Valamugil georgii (Ogilby, 1897) accepted as Paramugil georgii (Ogilby, 1897) (synonym)
  » Species Valamugil perusii (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Moolgarda perusii (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Valamugil robustus (Günther, 1861) accepted as Osteomugil robustus (Günther, 1861)
  » Species Valamugil seheli (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Moolgarda seheli (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Valamugil spligleri (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Valamugil speigleri (Bleeker, 1858) (misspelling)
Genus Xenomugil Schultz, 1946

Genus Aeschrichthys MacLeay, 1883 accepted as Cestraeus Valenciennes, 1836 (synonym)
Genus Agonostoma accepted as Agonostomus Bennett, 1832 (misspelling)
  » Species Agonostoma birarae Duncker & Mohr, 1926 accepted as Moolgarda engeli (Bleeker, 1858) (synonym)
  » Species Agonostoma darwiniense MacLeay, 1878 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
  » Species Agonostoma diemensis (Richardson, 1840) accepted as Aldrichetta forsteri (Valenciennes, 1836)
  » Species Agonostoma dobuloides (Valenciennes, 1836) accepted as Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832
  » Species Agonostoma globiceps Günther, 1874 accepted as Joturus pichardi Poey, 1860
  » Species Agonostoma microps Günther, 1861 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostoma nasutum Günther, 1861 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostoma percoides Günther, 1861 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostoma squamipinne Mohr, 1927 accepted as Dajaus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)
  » Species Agonostoma telfairii Bennett, 1832 accepted as Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832 (misspelling)
Genus Crenimugli accepted as Crenimugil Schultz, 1946 (misspelling)
Genus Ellochelon Whitley, 1930 accepted as Liza Jordan & Swain, 1884 (synonym)
Genus Heteromugil Schultz, 1946 accepted as Liza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Juturus accepted as Joturus Poey, 1860 (misspelling)
Genus Lugil accepted as Mugil Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
  » Species Lugil liza Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Mugil liza Valenciennes, 1836 (misspelling)
Genus Mugile accepted as Mugil Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
  » Species Mugile chani Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Genus Neomugil Vaillant, 1894 accepted as Agonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Nestis Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Agonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Plicomugil Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander & Woods, 1953 accepted as Oedalechilus Fowler, 1903 (synonym)
Genus Plicomungil accepted as Plicomugil Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander & Woods, 1953 (misspelling)
Genus Pteromugil Smith, 1948 accepted as Liza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Querimana Jordan & Gilbert, 1883 accepted as Mugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Squalomugil Ogilby, 1908 accepted as Rhinomugil Gill, 1863
marine, brackish
Not documented
Description Chiefly marine (coastal) and brackish water. Some in freshwater. Distribution: all tropical and temperate seas. Spinous and...  
Description Chiefly marine (coastal) and brackish water. Some in freshwater. Distribution: all tropical and temperate seas. Spinous and soft dorsal fins widely separate, the former with 4 spines. Pelvic fins subabdominal. One spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Lateral line hardly visible when present. Mouth of moderate size. Toothless or teeth small. Long gill rakers. Muscular stomach; extremely long intestine. Vertebrae 24-26. About 0.9 m maximum length.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Mugilidae Jarocki, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125546 on 2019-10-14
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Description Chiefly marine (coastal) and brackish water. Some in freshwater. Distribution: all tropical and temperate seas. Spinous and soft dorsal fins widely separate, the former with 4 spines. Pelvic fins subabdominal. One spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Lateral line hardly visible when present. Mouth of moderate size. Toothless or teeth small. Long gill rakers. Muscular stomach; extremely long intestine. Vertebrae 24-26. About 0.9 m maximum length.  [details]
 



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English mullets  [details]
French mulet  [details]
German MeeräschenMeeräsche  [details]
Japanese ボラ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål multefamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk multefamilien  [details]
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