Taxon profile


Grey Marlinsucker
Remora brachyptera (Lowe, 1839)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Echeneidae - remoras and sharksuckers »  genus Remora

Scientific synonyms

Echeneis brachyptera Lowe, 1839
Echeneis nieuhofii Bleeker, 1853
Echeneis pallida Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Echeneis quatuordecimlaminatus Storer, 1839
Echeneis sexdecimlamellata Eydoux & Gervais, 1837

Other names

= Remora

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3546]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23139]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Remora brachyptera (Lowe, 1839)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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