Taxon profile


Sparisoma Swainson, 1839

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Scaridae - parrotfishes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Sparisoma amplum (Ranzani, 1842) - Reef Parrotfish
species Sparisoma atomarium (Poey, 1861) - Greenblotch Parrotfish
species Sparisoma aurofrenatum (Valenciennes, 1840) - Black Parrot
species Sparisoma axillare (Steindachner, 1878) - Gray Parrotfish
species Sparisoma choati Rocha, Brito & Robertson, 2012
species Sparisoma chrysopterum (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) - Blisterside
species Sparisoma cretense (Linnaeus, 1758) - Parrotfish
species Sparisoma frondosum (Agassiz, 1831) - Agassiz's Parrotfish
species Sparisoma griseorubrum Cervigón, 1982
species Sparisoma radians (Valenciennes, 1840) - Bucktooth Parrotfish
species Sparisoma rubripinne (Valenciennes, 1840) - Red Fin Parrot Fish
species Sparisoma strigatum (Günther, 1862)
species Sparisoma tuiupiranga Gasparini, Joyeux & Floeter, 2003
species Sparisoma viride (Bonnaterre, 1788) - Dark Green Parrotfish

Sparisoma viride - Dark Green Parrotfish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4308]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sparisoma Swainson, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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