Taxon profile


Argyrosomus De la Pylaie, 1835

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Sciaenidae - croakers and drums

Scientific synonyms

Afroscion Trewavas, 1977
Pseudosciaena Bleeker, 1863
Argiosomus (misspelling) m
Argyrosoma (misspelling) m
Pseudusciaena (misspelling) m

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Argyrosomus amoyensis (Bleeker, 1863) - Amoy Croaker
species Argyrosomus beccus Sasaki, 1994
species Argyrosomus coronus Griffiths & Heemstra, 1995 - Dusky Kob
species Argyrosomus heinii (Steindachner, 1902) - Arabian Sea Meagre
species Argyrosomus hololepidotus (Lacépède, 1801) - Kob
species Argyrosomus inodorus Griffiths & Heemstra, 1995 - Mild Meagre
species Argyrosomus japonicus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843) - Butterfish
species Argyrosomus regius (Asso, 1801) - Atlantic Shadefish

Argyrosomus regius - Atlantic Shadefish

species Argyrosomus thorpei Smith, 1977

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/339]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Argyrosomus De la Pylaie, 1835]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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