Taxon profile


Chelon Artedi, 1793

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Mugilidae - mullets

Scientific synonyms

Oxymugil Whitley, 1948

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Chelon bispinosus (Bowdich, 1825) - Cape Verde Mullet
species Chelon labrosus (Risso, 1826) - Lesser Grey Mullet

Chelon labrosus - Lesser Grey Mullet

species Chelon melinopterus (Valenciennes, 1836) - Blackfin Mullet

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2060]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chelon Artedi, 1793]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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