WoRMS taxon details

Gerreidae Bleeker, 1859

151456  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151456)

accepted
Family
Genus Deckertichthys Vergara-Solana, 2014
Genus Diapterus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Diapterus brevirostris (Sauvage, 1879)
  » Species Diapterus peruvianus (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Diapterus rhombeus (Cuvier, 1829)
  » Species Diapterus abbreviatus (Bleeker, 1850) accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Diapterus aureolus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882) accepted as Deckertichthys aureolus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
  » Species Diapterus brasilianus (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Eugerres brasilianus (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Diapterus decacanthus Bleeker, 1864 accepted as Gerres decacanthus (Bleeker, 1864)
  » Species Diapterus dowii Gill, 1863 accepted as Eucinostomus dowii (Gill, 1863)
  » Species Diapterus evermanni Meek & Hildebrand, 1925 accepted as Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Diapterus gracilis Gill, 1862 accepted as Eucinostomus gracilis (Gill, 1862)
  » Species Diapterus kapas (Bleeker, 1851) accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Diapterus lefroyi Goode, 1874 accepted as Ulaema lefroyi (Goode, 1874)
  » Species Diapterus limnaeus Schultz, 1949 accepted as Diapterus rhombeus (Cuvier, 1829)
  » Species Diapterus macracanthus (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Gerres macracanthus Bleeker, 1854
  » Species Diapterus nigri (Günther, 1859) accepted as Gerres nigri Günther, 1859
  » Species Diapterus olisthostomus (Goode & Bean, 1882) accepted as Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Diapterus oyena (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Diapterus plumieri (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Eugerres plumieri (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Diapterus poieti (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
Genus Eucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855
  » Species Eucinostomus argenteus Baird & Girard, 1855
  » Species Eucinostomus currani Zahuranec, 1980
  » Species Eucinostomus dowii (Gill, 1863)
  » Species Eucinostomus entomelas Zahuranec, 1980
  » Species Eucinostomus gracilis (Gill, 1862)
  » Species Eucinostomus gula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
  » Species Eucinostomus harengulus Goode & Bean, 1879
  » Species Eucinostomus havana (Nichols, 1912)
  » Species Eucinostomus jonesii (Günther, 1879)
  » Species Eucinostomus melanopterus (Bleeker, 1863)
  » Species Eucinostomus equula (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) accepted as Gerres equulus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
  » Species Eucinostomus jonesi (Günther, 1879) accepted as Eucinostomus jonesii (Günther, 1879) (misspelling)
  » Species Eucinostomus lefroyi (Goode, 1874) accepted as Ulaema lefroyi (Goode, 1874)
Genus Eugerres Jordan & Evermann, 1927
Genus Gerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
  » Species Gerres akazakii Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 2007
  » Species Gerres argyreus (Forster, 1801)
  » Species Gerres baconensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907)
  » Species Gerres chrysops Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 1999
  » Species Gerres cinereus (Walbaum, 1792)
  » Species Gerres decacanthus (Bleeker, 1864)
  » Species Gerres equulus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
  » Species Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Gerres infasciatus Iwatsuki & Kimura, 1998
  » Species Gerres japonicus Bleeker, 1854
  » Species Gerres limbatus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres macracanthus Bleeker, 1854
  » Species Gerres maldivensis Regan, 1902
  » Species Gerres methueni Regan, 1920
  » Species Gerres microphthalmus Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 2002
  » Species Gerres mozambiquensis Iwatsuki & Heemstra, 2007
  » Species Gerres nigri Günther, 1859
  » Species Gerres oblongus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres phaiya Iwatsuki & Heemstra, 2001
  » Species Gerres ryukyuensis Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 2007
  » Species Gerres septemfasciatus Liu & Yan, 2009
  » Species Gerres setifer (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Gerres shima Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 2007
  » Species Gerres silaceus Iwatsuki, Kimura & Yoshino, 2001
  » Species Gerres simillimus Regan, 1907
  » Species Gerres subfasciatus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres abbreviatuis Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres abbreviatus Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres abreviatus Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791) (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres acinaces Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres altispinis Günther, 1862 accepted as Gerres setifer (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym)
  » Species Gerres aureolus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882 accepted as Deckertichthys aureolus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
  » Species Gerres australis Castelnau, 1875 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres axillaris Günther, 1864 accepted as Eugerres axillaris (Günther, 1864)
  » Species Gerres bilobus Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Eucinostomus melanopterus (Bleeker, 1863)
  » Species Gerres brasilianus Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Eugerres brasilianus (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Gerres brevimanus Günther, 1864 accepted as Eugerres brevimanus (Günther, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Gerres brevirostris Sauvage, 1879 accepted as Diapterus brevirostris (Sauvage, 1879) (synonym)
  » Species Gerres carinatus Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres cheverti Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres darnleyense (Ogilby, 1913) accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres darnleyensis (Ogilby, 1913) accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres embryx Jordan & Starks, 1898 accepted as Eugerres plumieri (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Gerres equula Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Gerres equulus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
  » Species Gerres gigas Günther, 1862 accepted as Gerres oblongus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres gula Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Eucinostomus gula (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
  » Species Gerres japonica Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Gerres japonicus Bleeker, 1854 (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres jonesii Günther, 1879 accepted as Eucinostomus jonesii (Günther, 1879)
  » Species Gerres kapas Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres lineolatus Günther, 1867 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres longicaudus Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres longirostris Günther, 1861 accepted as Gerres methueni Regan, 1920
  » Species Gerres lucidus Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Gerres limbatus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres macrosoma Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Gerres oblongus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres melanopterus Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Eucinostomus melanopterus (Bleeker, 1863)
  » Species Gerres melbournensis Castelnau, 1872 accepted as Parequula melbournensis (Castelnau, 1872)
  » Species Gerres octactis Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Gerres nigri Günther, 1859
  » Species Gerres olisthostoma Goode & Bean, 1882 accepted as Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Gerres olisthostomus Goode & Bean, 1882 accepted as Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842
  » Species Gerres ovatus Günther, 1859 accepted as Gerres subfasciatus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Gerres oynea (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres patao Poey, 1860 accepted as Eugerres brasilianus (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Gerres periche Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917 accepted as Eugerres brevimanus (Günther, 1864) (synonym)
  » Species Gerres peruvianus Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Diapterus peruvianus (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Gerres phayia Iwatsuki & Heemstra, 2001 accepted as Gerres phaiya Iwatsuki & Heemstra, 2001 (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres philippinus Günther, 1862 accepted as Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Gerres plumieri Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Eugerres plumieri (Cuvier, 1830)
  » Species Gerres poeti Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres poieti Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres poietie Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres profundus MacLeay, 1878 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres punctata Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829 (misspelling)
  » Species Gerres punctatus Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Gerres rappi (Barnard, 1927) accepted as Gerres methueni Regan, 1920
  » Species Gerres rhombeus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Diapterus rhombeus (Cuvier, 1829)
  » Species Gerres rueppellii Klunzinger, 1884 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Gerres singaporensis Steindachner, 1870 accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Gerres socotranus Steindachner, 1902 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres splendens De Vis, 1884 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Gerres vaigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
Genus Parequula Steindachner, 1879
Genus Pentaprion Bleeker, 1850
Genus Ulaema Jordan & Evermann, 1895

Genus Lepidochir (nomen nudum, Dissertation unpublished name)

Genus Catochaenum Cantor, 1849 accepted as Gerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Chthamalopteryx Ogilby, 1888 accepted as Parequula Steindachner, 1879
Genus Eucinostomis accepted as Eucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855 (misspelling)
Genus Eucynostomus accepted as Eucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855 (misspelling)
Genus Gerreomorpha Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 accepted as Gerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Moharra Poey, 1875 accepted as Diapterus Ranzani, 1842
Genus Pertica Fowler, 1904 accepted as Gerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Xystaema Jordan & Evermann, 1895 accepted as Gerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
  » Species Xystaema abbreviatus (Bleeker, 1850) accepted as Gerres erythrourus (Bloch, 1791)
  » Species Xystaema baconensis Evermann & Seale, 1907 accepted as Gerres baconensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907)
  » Species Xystaema darnleyense Ogilby, 1913 accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Xystaema havana Nichols, 1912 accepted as Eucinostomus havana (Nichols, 1912)
  » Species Xystaema kapas (Bleeker, 1851) accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Xystaema limbatum (Cuvier, 1830) accepted as Gerres limbatus Cuvier, 1830
  » Species Xystaema macracantha (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Gerres macracanthus Bleeker, 1854
  » Species Xystaema macracanthum (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Gerres macracanthus Bleeker, 1854
  » Species Xystaema oyena (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Xystaema poieti (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Gerres longirostris (Lacepède, 1801)
  » Species Xystaema rappi Barnard, 1927 accepted as Gerres methueni Regan, 1920
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Chiefly marine. In brackish water occasionally; rare in freshwater. Distribution: most tropical seas. Very protractile...  
Description Chiefly marine. In brackish water occasionally; rare in freshwater. Distribution: most tropical seas. Very protractile mouth. Head scaly but with smooth upper surface. Dorsal and anal fins with a sheath of scales along base. Gill membranes not united to isthmus. Deeply forked tail.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gerreidae Bleeker, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151456 on 2018-02-18
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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
Description Chiefly marine. In brackish water occasionally; rare in freshwater. Distribution: most tropical seas. Very protractile mouth. Head scaly but with smooth upper surface. Dorsal and anal fins with a sheath of scales along base. Gill membranes not united to isthmus. Deeply forked tail.  [details]
 



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English mojarras  [details]
Japanese クロサギ  [details]