Taxon profile


Northern Gemfish
Rexea prometheoides (Bleeker, 1856)

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

Scientific synonyms

Thyrsites prometheoides Bleeker, 1856
Jordanidia prometheoides (Bleeker, 1856)
Reyea prometheoides (Bleeker, 1856)
Rexea promethoides (Bleeker, 1856)
Jordanidia raptoria Snyder, 1911

Other names

= Prometheus Gemfish
= Royal Escolar

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7697]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23165]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rexea prometheoides (Bleeker, 1856)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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