Taxon profile


African Red Bream
Pagrus africanus Akazaki, 1962

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Sparidae - porgys and seabreams »  genus Pagrus

Scientific synonyms

Pagrus gibbiceps (non Valenciennes, 1830)
Pagrus orphus (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Sparus gibbiceps (non Valenciennes, 1830)
Sparus pagrus africanus (Akazaki, 1962)

Other names

= Braize
= Couch's Sea Bream
= Red Porgy
= Redtail Porgy

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5067]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19174]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pagrus africanus Akazaki, 1962]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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