Taxon profile


Blue Striped Grunt
Haemulon sciurus (Shaw, 1803)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Haemulidae - grunts »  genus Haemulon

Scientific synonyms

Sparus sciurus Shaw, 1803
Haemulon scirius (Shaw, 1803)

Other names

= Bluestriped Grunt
= Boar Grunt
= Golden Grunt
= Humpback Grunt
= Redmouth Grunt

Least Concern


Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1141]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/10644]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Haemulon sciurus (Shaw, 1803)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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