Taxon profile


Cuckoo Wrasse
Labrus mixtus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Labridae - wrasses »  genus Labrus

Scientific synonyms

Labrus carneus Ascanius, 1772
Labrus coeruleus Ascanius, 1772
Labrus coquus Gmelin, 1789
Sparus formosus Shaw, 1790
Labrus larvatus Lowe, 1852
Labrus lineatus Bonnaterre, 1788
Labrus luvarus Rafinesque, 1810
Labrus ossifagus Linnaeus, 1758
Labrus quadrimaculatus Risso, 1827
Labrus trimaculatus Bonnaterre, 1788

Least Concern


Labrus mixtus - Cuckoo Wrasse

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1375]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14120]

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

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