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Bermuda Catfish
Promethichthys prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Gempylidae - snake mackerels »  genus Promethichthys

Scientific synonyms

Gempylus prometheus Cuvier, 1832
Prometichthys prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)
Thyrsites prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)
Promethycthus prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)
Promethychthis prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)
Dicrotus armatus Günther, 1860
Prometheus atlanticus Lowe, 1838
Thyrsites ballieui Sauvage, 1882
Promethichthys pacificus Seale, 1906
Dicrotus parvipinnis Goode & Bean, 1896

Other names

= Conejo
= Night Serpent
= Promethean Escolar
= Purple Snake Mackerel
= Rabbit Fish
= Rabbit-fish
= Roudi
= Roudi Escolar

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5008]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21873]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Promethichthys prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [16509297]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Promethichthys prometheus (Cuvier, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018

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