Taxon profile


Common Gemfish
Rexea solandri (Cuvier, 1832)

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

Scientific synonyms

Gempylus solandri Cuvier, 1832
Rexea furcifera Waite, 1911
Thyrsites micropus McCoy, 1873

Other names

= Deepsea Kingfish
= Gemfish
= Hake
= King Barracouta
= King Barracuda
= King Couta
= Kingfish

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23166]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rexea solandri (Cuvier, 1832)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8490]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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