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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae Gill, 1861 
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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilinae Johnson, 1980
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelinae Gill, 1893
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjaninae Gill, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadicichthyinae Whitley, 1930
Sources  basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

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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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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphareus Cuvier, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprion Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilus Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelis Cuvier, 1828
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplopagrus Gill, 1861
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipocheilus Anderson, Talwar & Johnson, 1977
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 editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapristipomoides Kami, 1973
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinjalo Bleeker, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRandallichthys Anderson, Kami & Johnson, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplites Gill, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorichthys Munro, 1967
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus Günther, 1872
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargus Plumier in Lacepède, 1802 (nomen dubium)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApsilinae Johnson, 1980 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae Gill, 1861
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAetiasis Barnard, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaesio Bleeker, 1874
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTangia Chan, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipocheilus Anderson, Talwar & Johnson, 1977
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVegetichthys Tanaka, 1917 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 Valenciennes, 1830
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelinae Gill, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae Gill, 1861
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArnillo Jordan, Evermann & Tanaka, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBowersia Jordan & Evermann, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranxomorus Lacepède, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoryphaena Linnaeus, 1758
» 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 Parr, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtelis Cuvier, 1828
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEteliscus Jordan & Snyder, 1900 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 editorRooseveltia Jordan & Evermann, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTropidinius Poey, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjaninae Gill, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae Gill, 1861
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDeuteracanthus Fowler, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplopagrus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope Cuvier, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacopus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope Cuvier, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyorage accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyoroge Cantor, 1849 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 Evermann & Clark, 1928 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 editorNeomaenis Girard, 1858 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 Günther, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesio Lacepède, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionodes Jenyns, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRabirubia Jordan & Fesler, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplitoides Fowler, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
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
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadicichthyinae Whitley, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae Gill, 1861
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabrilutjanus Fowler, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus Günther, 1872
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion Cuvier, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadicichthys Whitley, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorus Günther, 1872
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristispomoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristipomoides Bleeker, 1852
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomboplites accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhomboplites Gill, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparopsis Kner, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAprion Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymporichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymphorichthys Munro, 1967
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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From other sources
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
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Lutjanidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151453 on 2015-07-30
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