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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae 
AphiaID: 151453

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)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Source  basis of record Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnapper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnappers  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvivaneau  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchnapper  [details]
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taxa (59)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorApsilinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipocheilus Anderson, Talwar & Johnson, 1977
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapristipomoides
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAetiasis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaescio accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaceasio accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTangia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipocheilus Anderson, Talwar & Johnson, 1977
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVegetichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtelinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphareus Cuvier, 1830
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprion
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelis Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1828
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRandallichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnillo accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBowersia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranxomorus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoryphaena Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentropristes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentropristis Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopterus Schlegel in Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErythrobussothen accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelis Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1828
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEteliscus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoederleinia Steindachner, 1883
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyinius Gill, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatynius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyinius Gill, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristispomoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRooseveltia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparopsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprion
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropidinius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLutjaninae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplopagrus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacolor Bleeker, 1860
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcyurus Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinjalo Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplites Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeuteracanthus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplopagrus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacopus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyoroge Cantor, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJordanichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaenis Girard, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaensis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaneis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaenis Girard, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomansis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaenis Girard, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontonectes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesio Lacep├Ęde, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionodes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRabirubia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplitoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomboplites accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplites Gill, 1862
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParadicichthyinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorichthys Munro, 1967
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabrilutjanus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadicichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymporichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorichthys Munro, 1967

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargus Plumier in Lacep├Ęde, 1802 (nomen dubium)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Marine; rarely estuarine. Some species do enter freshwater for feeding. Tropical and subtropical: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Dorsal fin continuous or slightly notched. Spines in dorsal fin 10-12; soft rays 10-17. Three spines in anal fin; soft rays 7-11. Pelvic fins originating just behind pectoral base. Mouth moderate to large; terminal. Jaws bearing enlarged canine teeth. Palatine teeth small. Vomer usually with small teeth. Maxilla covered by preorbital with the mouth closed. Branchiostegal rays 7. Vertebrae 24 (10 + 14). To about 1 m maximum length. Valued as food fish but sometimes a cause of ciguatera. Generally demersal, down to depths of about 450 m.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151453
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Lutjanidae. 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=151453 on 2014-09-02
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