Taxon profile


Humpback Red Snapper
Lutjanus gibbus (Forsskål, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Anthias heraldi Schultz, 1953
Diacope axillaris Valenciennes, 1830
Diacope borensis Cuvier, 1828
Diacope coccinea Cuvier, 1828
Diacope lineata Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Diacope melanura Rüppell, 1838
Diacope rosea Valenciennes, 1830
Diacope striata Cuvier, 1828
Diacope tiea Lesson, 1831
Genyoroge bidens Macleay, 1882

Other names

= Humpback Redsnapper
= Humpback Snapper
= Humphead Snapper
= Hunched Snapper
= Paddle-tail
= Paddletail


Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15435]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus gibbus (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [265]

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

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