WoRMS taxon details

Centropomidae Poey, 1867

151431  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151431)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Centropominae
Genus Centropomus Lacepède, 1802
  » Species Centropomus armatus Gill, 1863
  » Species Centropomus ensiferus Poey, 1860
  » Species Centropomus medius Günther, 1864
  » Species Centropomus mexicanus Bocourt, 1868
  » Species Centropomus nigrescens Günther, 1864
  » Species Centropomus parallelus Poey, 1860
  » Species Centropomus pectinatus Poey, 1860
  » Species Centropomus poeyi Chávez, 1961
  » Species Centropomus robalito Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
  » Species Centropomus undecimalis (Bloch, 1792)
  » Species Centropomus unionensis Bocourt, 1868
  » Species Centropomus viridis Lockington, 1877
  » Species Centropomus ambassis Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Centropomus arabicus (Gmelin, 1789) accepted as Cheilodipterus arabicus (Gmelin, 1789)
  » Species Centropomus aureus Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Ostorhinchus aureus (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Centropomus enciferus Poey, 1860 accepted as Centropomus ensiferus Poey, 1860 (misspelling)
  » Species Centropomus hober Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Lutjanus fulviflamma (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Centropomus lupus Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Centropomus macrodon Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Cheilodipterus macrodon (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Centropomus mullus Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Centropomus pedimacula Poey, 1860 accepted as Centropomus pectinatus Poey, 1860
  » Species Centropomus rubens Spinola, 1807 accepted as Apogon imberbis (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Centropomus ruber Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Sargocentron seychellense (Smith & Smith, 1963)
  » Species Centropomus rupestris Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Kuhlia rupestris (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Centropomus sandat Lacepède, 1802 accepted as Sander lucioperca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Subfamily Latinae Jordan, 1888 accepted as Latidae Jordan, 1888
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Lateral line extends onto caudal peduncle, reaching posterior margin of fin (except...  
Distribution Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Lateral line extends onto caudal peduncle, reaching posterior margin of fin (except in one species of Centropominae and Latinae). Pelvic axis usually with scaly process. Dorsal fin bipartite (either deeply notched or with a distinct gap). With 7-9 spines on the first part; one spine and 8-15 soft rays on the second. Three anal fin spines; soft rays 6-17 (6-9 in subfamilies Centropominae and Latinae). One spine on pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Caudal fin rounded, truncate or forked. Branchiostegal rays 7. Vertebrae 24 or 25. Attains about 2 m maximum length. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Centropomidae Poey, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151431 on 2018-02-22
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 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 Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
From other sources
Distribution Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Lateral line extends onto caudal peduncle, reaching posterior margin of fin (except in one species of Centropominae and Latinae). Pelvic axis usually with scaly process. Dorsal fin bipartite (either deeply notched or with a distinct gap). With 7-9 spines on the first part; one spine and 8-15 soft rays on the second. Three anal fin spines; soft rays 6-17 (6-9 in subfamilies Centropominae and Latinae). One spine on pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Caudal fin rounded, truncate or forked. Branchiostegal rays 7. Vertebrae 24 or 25. Attains about 2 m maximum length. [details]
 



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