Taxon profile


Broom Filefish
Amanses scopas (Cuvier, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Tetraodontiformes »  family Monacanthidae - filefishes »  genus Amanses

Scientific synonyms

Balistes scopas Cuvier, 1829
Anamses scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Monacanthus scopas (Cuvier, 1829)
Thamnaconus penicularius Fourmanoir, 1955

Other names

= Broom Leatherjacket
= Brush-sided Leatherjacket

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6672]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/737]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Amanses scopas (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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