Taxon profile


Hardfin Marlinsucker
Remora osteochir (Cuvier, 1829)

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 jacobaea Lowe, 1839
Echeneis megalodiscus Franz, 1910
Echeneis osteochir Cuvier, 1829
Echeneis osteochire (Cuvier, 1829)
Echeneis pediculus Girard, 1893
Echeneis tetrapturorum Poey, 1860
Rhombochirus osteochir (Cuvier, 1829)

Other names

= Marlin Sucker

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23140]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Remora osteochir (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3547]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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