Taxon profile


Spotted Gar
Lepisosteus oculatus (Winchell, 1864)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cylindrosteus agassiz Duméril, 1870
Cylindrosteus agassizii Duméril, 1870
Lepidosteus oculatus Winchell, 1864
Lepisosteus latirostris Girard, 1858
Lepisosteus productus Cope, 1865




Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1075]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/14572]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lepisosteus oculatus Winchell, 1864]
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 Lepisosteus oculatus (Winchell, 1864)]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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