Taxon profile


Crescent Tail Bigeye
Priacanthus hamrur (Forsskål, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Priacanthidae - bigeyes »  genus Priacanthus

Scientific synonyms

Anthias macrophthalmus Bloch, 1792
Boops asper Gronow, 1854
Priacanthus dubius Temminck & Schlegel, 1842
Priacanthus fax Valenciennes, 1831
Priacanthus hamrus (Forsskål, 1775)
Priacanthus hanirur (Forsskål, 1775)
Priacanthus longipinnis Borodin, 1932
Priacanthus schlegelii Hilgendorf, 1879
Priacanthus speculum Valenciennes, 1831
Sciaena hamrur Forsskål, 1775

Other names

= Crescent-tail Bigeye
= Duskyfin Bulleye
= Goggle Eye
= Lunar Tailed Bigeye
= Lunar-tailed Bigeye
= Montail Bigeye
= Moontail Bullseye



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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21677]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Priacanthus hamrur (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5791]

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

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