Taxon profile


Genuine Porgy
Pagrus major (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)

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

Scientific synonyms

Chrysophrys major Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
Pagrosomus major (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Pagus major (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Sparus major (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)

Other names

= Japanese Seabream
= Madai
= Red Pargo
= Red Porgy
= Red Sea Bream
= Red Seabream
= Red Seabream Snapper
= Red Tail

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19178]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pagrus major (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [445]

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

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