Taxon profile


Day Snapper
Lutjanus vivanus (Cuvier, 1828)

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

Scientific synonyms

Lutianus vivanus (Cuvier, 1828)
Lutjanus torridus Cope, 1871
Mesoprion profundus Poey, 1860
Mesoprion vivanus Cuvier, 1828
Neomansis hastingsi Bean, 1898

Other names

= Red Snapper
= West Indian Snapper
= Yellow-eyed (red) Snapper
= Yellow-eyed Snapper

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [185]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/15472]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lutjanus vivanus (Cuvier, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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