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Opah
Lampris guttatus (Brünnich, 1788)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Lampriformes »  family Lampridae - opahs »  genus Lampris

Scientific synonyms

Zeus guttatus Brünnich, 1788
Scomber gunneri Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Zeus imperialis Shaw, 1793
Lampris lauta Lowe, 1838
Zeus luna Gmelin, 1789
Lampris luna (Gmelin, 1789)
Scomber pelagicus Gunnerus, 1768
Zeus regius Bonnaterre, 1788
Lampris regius (Bonnaterre, 1788)
Zeus stroemii Walbaum, 1792

Other names

= Cravo
= Glacefish
= Gudlax
= Jerusalem Haddock
= Kingfish
= Mariposa
= Moonfish

Least Concern LC

Images

Lampris guttatus - Opah

Author: Ettore Balocchi
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1072]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/30812]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Lampris guttatus (Brünnich, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [195038]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Lampris guttatus (Brünnich, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [65703f18-2c99-4b5b-ade5-78756fd243c4]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lampris guttatus (Brünnich, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2015
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2007): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 5. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - stříbrnicotvární (Argentiniformes), ďasové (Lophiiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 91 str. [as Lampris guttatus (Brünnich, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2013

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