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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus kasmira (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218482

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus kasmira (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacope octolineata Cuvier, 1828 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutianus kasmira (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion etaape Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoprion pomacanthus Bleeker, 1855 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca lineata Gronow, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena kasmira 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 editorcommon bluestripe snapper  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
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 editorReunion [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 editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorShiinoa bakeri Cressey & Cressey, 1986 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (49 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 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 (570 nucleotides; 344 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United States (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits coral reefs, occurring in both shallow lagoons and on outer reef slopes. Frequently found in large aggregations around coral formation, caves or wrecks during the day. Feeds on fishes, shrimps, crabs, stomatopods, cephalopods, and planktonic crustaceans. Also takes a variety of algae (Ref. 4821).  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218482
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 kasmira (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=218482 on 2014-11-28
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