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genus

Kyphosus Lacépède, 1801

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Kyphosidae - sea chubs

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Kyphosus analogus (Gill, 1862) - Blue-bronze Chub
species Kyphosus bigibbus Lacépède, 1801 - Brown Chub
species Kyphosus cinerascens (Forsskål, 1775) - Ashen Drummer

Kyphosus cinerascens - Ashen Drummer

species Kyphosus cornelii (Whitley, 1944) - Western Buffalo Bream
species Kyphosus elegans (Peters, 1869) - Chopa
species Kyphosus hawaiiensis Sakai & Nakabo, 2004
species Kyphosus incisor (Cuvier, 1831) - Yellow Chub
species Kyphosus lutescens (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
species Kyphosus pacificus Sakai & Nakabo, 2004
species Kyphosus sectatrix (Linnaeus, 1758) - Bermuda Chub

Kyphosus sectatrix - Bermuda Chub

species Kyphosus sydneyanus (Günther, 1886) - Silver Drummer
species Kyphosus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825) - Bass Seachub

Kyphosus vaigiensis - Bass Seachub


Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2246]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Kyphosus Lacepède, 1801]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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