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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparidae 
AphiaID: 125564

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Sources  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, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorporgies  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrassen  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavkarussfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavkarussfamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavsrudefiskar  [details]
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taxa (65)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus Peters, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchosargus Gill, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrops Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrozona Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoops Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoopsoidea Castelnau, 1861
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalamus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheimerius Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysoblephus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenidens Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymatoceps Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvynnis Jordan & Thompson, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocrotaphus Günther, 1859
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagodon Holbrook, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithognathus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOblada Cuvier, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachymetopon Günther, 1859
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagellus Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParargyrops Tanaka, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrus Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyamblyodon Norman, 1935
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolysteganus Klunzinger, 1870
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcostoma Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterogymnus Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdosargus Fowler, 1933
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarpa Bonaparte, 1831
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparidentex Munro, 1948
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparodon Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondyliosoma Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenotomus Gill, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirididentex Poll, 1971

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAurata Risso, 1827 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynagris Klein, 1775 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllotaius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAurata Oken (ex Cuvier), 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAurata Catesby, 1771 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalamus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrosparus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdosargus Fowler, 1933
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBox Valenciennes, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoops Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranthus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondyliosoma Cantor, 1849
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheimerus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheimerius Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEusalpa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarpa Bonaparte, 1831
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithognatus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithognathus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMylio accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus Peters, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOblata accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOblada Cuvier, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpsodentex accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrosomus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagyrops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParargyrops Tanaka, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPargus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcostomus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcostoma Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuntazzo accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhadosarga accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdosargus Fowler, 1933
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoughleyia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargus Klein, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodus Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemapagrus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparosomus Gill, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynagris Bleeker (ex Klein), 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynagris Walbaum (ex Klein), 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentex Cuvier, 1814
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Chiefly marine; very rare in fresh- and brackish water. Distribution: tropical and temperate Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Dorsal fin usually having 10-13 spines; soft rays 10-15. Three spines in anal fin; soft rays 8-14. Maxilla hidden by a sheath when mouth is closed. Branchiostegal rays 6. Vertebrae 24 (10 + 14). To about 1.2 m maximum length. Many species have been found to be hermaphroditic; some have male and female gonads simultaneously; others change sex as they get larger. Premier food and game fishes. Many species around southern Africa. A few species have been implicated in cases of ciguatera. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125564
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Sparidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125564 on 2014-12-19
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