Taxon profile


Black Ruff
Centrolophus niger (Gmelin, 1789)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Centrolophidae - medusafishes »  genus Centrolophus

Scientific synonyms

Acentrolophus maculosus Nardo, 1827
Centrolophodes irvini Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1923
Centrolophodes irwini Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1923
Centrolophus liparis Risso, 1827
Centrolophus maoricus Ogilby, 1893
Centrolophus morio Cuvier, 1833
Centrolophus pompilus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Centrolophus valenciennesi Moreau, 1881
Coryphaena pompilus Linnaeus, 1758
Gymnocephalus messinensis Cocco, 1829

Other names

= Blackfish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/5246]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Centrolophus niger (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [249]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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