Taxon profile


Red Coat
Sargocentron rubrum (Forsskål, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Beryciformes »  family Holocentridae - squirrelfishes and soldierfishes »  genus Sargocentron

Scientific synonyms

Adioryx ruber (Forsskål, 1775)
Holocenthrus aureoruber Fowler, 1904
Holocentrum dimidicauda Marshall, 1953
Holocentrum orientale Cuvier, 1829
Holocentrum rubrum (Forsskål, 1775)
Holocentrus alboruber Lacépède, 1802
Holocentrus ruber (Forsskål, 1775)
Holocentrus rubrum (Forsskål, 1775)
Perca rubra (Forsskål, 1775)
Sargocentron ruber (Forsskål, 1775)

Other names

= Red Soldierfish
= Red Squirrelfish
= Red Squirrelfish Redcoat
= Red-coat Squirrelfish
= Redcoat
= Russet Squirrelfish


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23972]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Sargocentron rubrum (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6625]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2009): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 6. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - cipalové (Mugiliformes), hrdložábří (Synbranchiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 94 str. [as Sargocentron rubrum (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2013

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