Taxon profile


American Red
Lutjanus purpureus Poey, 1876

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

Scientific synonyms

Lutjanus aya (non Bloch, 1790)

Other names

= Caribbean Red Snapper
= Cola
= Lane Snapper
= Red Snapper
= Redfish


Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15459]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus purpureus (Poey, 1866)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [171]

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

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