Taxon profile


Black-tail Snapper
Lutjanus fulvus (Forster, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Holocentrus fulvus Forster, 1801
Lutianus fulvus (Forster, 1801)
Diacope analis Valenciennes, 1830
Mesoprion argenteus Hombron & Jacquinot, 1853
Diacope aurantiaca Valenciennes, 1830
Diacope flavipes Valenciennes, 1830
Mesoprion gaimardi Bleeker, 1859
Diacope immaculata Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion kagoshimana Döderlein, 1883
Serranus limbatus Valenciennes, 1828

Other names

= Blacktailed Snapper
= Flame-colored Snapper
= Flametail Snapper
= Redmargined Seaperch
= Taiva
= Waigeu Snapper
= Yellow Margined Sea Perch
= Yellow Striped Snapper

Least Concern LC


Lutjanus fulvus - Black-tail Snapper

Author: Jo Kuyken

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [262]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15433]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus fulvus (Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Lutjanus fulvus (Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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