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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus apodus (Walbaum, 1792) 
AphiaID: 159793

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLutjaninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus albostriatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus fasciatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus striatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus acutirostris Desmarest, 1823
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus caxi (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion canis Buettikofer, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion caxis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion cynodon Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion flavescens Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion linea Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomaneis apodus (Walbaum, 1792)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca apoda Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus caxis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Sources  basis of record Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorschoolmaster snapperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorschoolmaster  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpargo canchix  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus asperimanus Pearse, 1951 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus atromaculatus Wilson C.B., 1913 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus xystercus Cressey, 1991 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHatschekia oblonga Wilson C.B., 1913 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus tenax Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (89 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (60 nucleotides; 59 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Bermuda, as far north as Massachusetts, USA, Bahamas, Gulf,of Mexico, Antilles, southward to Trinidad and northern Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159793
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Lutjanus apodus (Walbaum, 1792). 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=159793 on 2014-08-22
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