Taxon profile


Cuban Alligator Gar
Atractosteus tristoechus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Lepisosteiformes - gars »  family Lepisosteidae - gars »  genus Atractosteus

Scientific synonyms

Atractoseus tristoechus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Esox tristoechus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Lepidosteus manjuari Poey, 1853
Lepisosteus tristoechus

Other names

= Cuban Gar



Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1074]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/2626]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Atractosteus tristoechus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Atractosteus tristoechus (Bloch & Schneider /ex Parra/, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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