Taxon profile


Bass Seachub
Kyphosus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Kyphosidae - sea chubs »  genus Kyphosus

Scientific synonyms

Kyphosus bleekeri Fowler, 1933
Kyphosus gibsoni Ogilby, 1912
Kyphosus lembus (Cuvier, 1831)
Kyphosus vaigensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)
Pimelepterus lembus Cuvier, 1831
Pimelepterus marciac Cuvier, 1831
Pimelepterus ternatensis Bleeker, 1853
Pimelepterus vaigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Pimelepterus waigiensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Segutilum gibsoni Ogilby, 1912

Other names

= Blue Sea Chub
= Brassy Chub
= Brassy Rudderfish
= Large-tailed Drummer
= Long-finned Drummer
= Lowfin Rudderfish
= Lowfinned Drummer
= Lowfinned Rudderfish


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/13944]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Kyphosus vaigiensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5806]

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

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