Taxon profile


Blubberlip Snapper
Lutjanus rivulatus (Cuvier, 1828)

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

Scientific synonyms

Diacope alboguttata Valenciennes, 1831
Diacope caeruleopunctata Cuvier, 1828
Diacope coeruleopunctata Cuvier, 1828
Diacope revulina Swainson, 1839
Diacope rivulata Cuvier, 1828
Diacope rivulina Swainson, 1839
Diacope sinal Montrouzier, 1857
Lutianus rivulatus (Cuvier, 1828)
Lutjanus rivuturus (Cuvier, 1828)
Mesoprion myriaster Liénard, 1839

Other names

= Blue-spotted Seaperch
= Bluespotted Snapper
= Maori Seaperch
= Maori Snapper
= Multi-coloured Snapper



Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15461]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus rivulatus (Cuvier, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [173]

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

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