Taxon profile


Atlantic Tripletail
Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Lobotidae - tripletails »  genus Lobotes

Scientific synonyms

Bodianus triourus Mitchill, 1815
Holocentrus surinamensis Bloch, 1790
Lobotes auctorum Günther, 1859
Lobotes citrinus Richardson, 1846
Lobotes erate Cuvier, 1830
Lobotes farkharii Cuvier, 1830
Lobotes incurvus Richardson, 1846
Lobotes somnolentus Cuvier, 1830
Lobotus surinamensis (Bloch, 1790)

Other names

= Black Grunt
= Black Perch
= Bouyfish
= Brown Tripletail
= Conchy Leaf
= Dusky Triple-tail
= Dusky Tripletail
= Flasher
= Triple Tail
= Triple-tail


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15248]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1077]

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

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