WoRMS taxon details

Lutjanus sanguineus (Cuvier, 1828)

218487  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218487)

accepted
Species
Diacope sanguinea Cuvier, 1828 · unaccepted (synonym)
Lutianus sanguineus (Cuvier, 1828) · unaccepted (misspelling)
Lutjanus sanguiness (Cuvier, 1828) · unaccepted > misspelling
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Diacope sanguinea Cuvier, 1828) Cuvier, G.; Valenciennes, A. (1828). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Tome second. Livre Troisième. Des poissons de la famille des perches, ou des percoïdes. 2: i-xxi + 2 pp + 1-490, Pls. 9-40.
page(s): 437 [details]   
Description Inhabits coral and rock reefs to depths of at least 100 m. Off South Africa it displays a preference for slightly silty,...  
Description Inhabits coral and rock reefs to depths of at least 100 m. Off South Africa it displays a preference for slightly silty, turbid regions in the vicinity of sometimes shallow, offshore banks. Captured mainly at night on coral banks off Mafia Island (Tanzania) in 9 to 12 m and off Zanzibar in about 75 m. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2023). FishBase. Lutjanus sanguineus (Cuvier, 1828). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218487 on 2023-02-02
Date
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1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (of Diacope sanguinea Cuvier, 1828) Cuvier, G.; Valenciennes, A. (1828). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Tome second. Livre Troisième. Des poissons de la famille des perches, ou des percoïdes. 2: i-xxi + 2 pp + 1-490, Pls. 9-40.
page(s): 437 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Morton, B. & Morton, J. (1983). <i>The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong</i>. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. 350 pp.  [details]   

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]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
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Description Inhabits coral and rock reefs to depths of at least 100 m. Off South Africa it displays a preference for slightly silty, turbid regions in the vicinity of sometimes shallow, offshore banks. Captured mainly at night on coral banks off Mafia Island (Tanzania) in 9 to 12 m and off Zanzibar in about 75 m. [details]
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English humphead snapper  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Lutjanus sanguineus FIN030712 Slide 120 mm)
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