Taxon profile


Boar Fish
Capros aper (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Acanthuriformes »  family Caproidae - boarfishes »  genus Capros

Scientific synonyms

Zeus aper Linnaeus, 1758
Perca brunnich Lacépède, 1802
Perca pusilla Brünnich, 1768

Other names

= Boarfish

Least Concern


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [54]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4927]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Capros aper (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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