Taxon profile


Dogtooth Snapper
Lutjanus apodus (Walbaum, 1792)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Lutjanidae - Snappers »  genus Lutjanus

Scientific synonyms

Bodianus albostriatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Bodianus fasciatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Bodianus striatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Lutjanus acutirostris Desmarest, 1823
Lutjanus caxi (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Mesoprion canis Buettikofer, 1890
Mesoprion caxis (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Mesoprion cynodon Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion flavescens Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion linea Cuvier, 1828

Least Concern



Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15410]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus apodus (Walbaum, 1792)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1404]

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

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