Taxon profile


Coastal Cubehead
Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite, 1894)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scombriformes »  family Nomeidae - flotsamfishes or driftfishes »  genus Cubiceps

Scientific synonyms

Psenes whiteleggii Waite, 1894
Cubiceps whiteleggi (Waite, 1894)
Psenes guttatus Fowler, 1934
Cubiceps natalensis Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1923
Mulichthys squamiceps Lloyd, 1909
Psenes squamiceps (Lloyd, 1909)
Cubiceps squamiceps (Lloyd, 1909)
Psenes whitelegii Waite, 1894

Other names

= Chunky Fathead
= Indian Driftfish

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8028]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/22001]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite, 1894)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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