Taxon profile


Brown Wrasse
Labrus merula 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 limbatus Valenciennes, 1839
Labrus lineolatus Valenciennes, 1839
Labrus livens Linnaeus, 1758
Labrus nereus Risso, 1810
Labrus psittacus Risso, 1827
Labrus saxorum Valenciennes, 1839
Labrus turdus Linnaeus, 1758

Least Concern


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4582]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14119]

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

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