Taxon profile


Brown Meagre
Sciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758

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

Scientific synonyms

Bairdiella umbra (Linnaeus, 1758)
Coracinus chalcis Pallas, 1814
Corvina canariensis Cuvier, 1830
Corvina nigra (non Cuvier, 1829)
Corvina umbra (Linnaeus, 1758)
Johnius nigra (non Forsskål)
Johnius umbra (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sciaena nigra Bloch, 1792

Other names

= Corb

Near Threatened


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1707]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24174]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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