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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus lentjan (Lacepède, 1802) 
AphiaID: 212061

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 editorLethrinidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLethrininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus Cuvier, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus lentjan Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLetherinus lentjanus (Lacepède, 1802) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLetherinus leutjanus (Lacepède, 1802) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus argenteus Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus cinereus Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus cocosensis Bleeker, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus croceopterus Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus flavescens Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus fusciceps MacLeay, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus geniguttatus Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus glyphodon Günther, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus mahsenoides Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus nubilis (Cantor, 1849)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus opercularis Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus punctulatus MacLeay, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethrinus virescens Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus nubilis Cantor, 1849
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorredspot emperorUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorredfin emperor [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpink ear emperor  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (48 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 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 (25 nucleotides; 19 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits sandy bottoms in coastal areas, deep lagoons and near coral reefs. Juveniles and small adults commonly in loose aggregations over seagrass beds, mangrove swamps and shallow sandy areas while adults are generally solitary in deeper waters. Feeds primarily on crustaceans and molluscs but echinoderms, polychaetes and fishes are also consumed in considerable quantities (Ref. 2295). Also caught with handlines and beach seines (Ref. 9775). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212061
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-12 08:24:17Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Lethrinus lentjan (Lacepède, 1802). 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=212061 on 2014-09-16
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