Taxon profile


Big-eye Snapper
Lutjanus lutjanus Bloch, 1790

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

Scientific synonyms

Diacope lineolata Rüppell, 1829
Lutianus lineolatus (Rüppell, 1829)
Lutianus lutianus Bloch, 1790
Lutianus lutjanus Bloch, 1790
Lutjanus blochii Lacépède, 1802
Lutjanus lineolatus (Rüppell, 1829)
Mesoprion caroui Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion erythrognathus Valenciennes, 1831
Mesoprion xanthopterygius Bleeker, 1849
Rhomboplitoides megalops Fowler, 1918

Other names

= Bigeye Seaperch
= Bigeye Snapper
= Golden Striped Snapper
= Red Sea Lined Snapper
= Rosy Snapper

Least Concern

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15448]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus lutjanus Bloch, 1790]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [159]

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

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