Taxon profile


Peprilus Cuvier, 1829

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Stromateidae - butterfishes

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Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Peprilus alepidotus (Linnaeus, 1766) - Harvestfish
species Peprilus burti Fowler, 1944 - Gulf Butterfish
species Peprilus medius (Peters, 1869) - Pacific Harvestfish
species Peprilus ovatus Horn, 1970
species Peprilus paru (Linnaeus, 1758) - American Harvestfish
species Peprilus simillimus (Ayres, 1860) - California Pompano
species Peprilus snyderi Gilbert & Starks, 1904
species Peprilus triacanthus (Peck, 1804) - American Butterfish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/5124]

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

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