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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus gibbus (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218480

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus gibbus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthias heraldi Schultz, 1953
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope axillaris Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope borensis Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope coccinea Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope lineata Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope melanura Rüppell, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope rosea Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope striata Cuvier, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope tiea Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyoroge bidens MacLeay, 1882
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutianus gibbus (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutianus tahitiensis Seale, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus coccineus (Cuvier, 1828)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus comoriensis Fourmanoir, 1957
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion janthinurus Bleeker, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena gibba Forsskål, 1775
Sources  basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds) (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhumpback snapper  [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]
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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHatschekia nodosa Ho & Kim I.H., 2001 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (38 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 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 (9 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Mainly inhabits coral reefs, sometimes forming large aggregations, which are mostly stationary during the day. Juveniles occur in seagrass beds, also in mixed sand and coral habitats of shallow sheltered reefs (Ref. 1602). Feeds on fishes, and a variety of invertebrates including shrimps, crabs, lobsters, stomatopods, cephalopods, echinoderms and ophiuroids.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218480
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Lutjanus gibbus (Forsskål, 1775). 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=218480 on 2014-12-18
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