Taxon profile


Dusky Sea-perch
Rhacochilus vacca (Girard, 1855)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Embiotocidae - surfperches »  genus Rhacochilus

Scientific synonyms

Damalichthys argyrosomus (Girard, 1856)
Damalichthys vacca Girard, 1855
Ditrema vacca (Girard, 1855)
Embiotoca argyrosoma Girard, 1856

Other names

= Pile Perch
= Pile Seaperch

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3640]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23196]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rhacochilus vacca (Girard, 1855)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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