Taxon profile


Scorpis Valenciennes, 1832

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

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Scorpis aequipinnis Richardson, 1848 - Sea Sweep
species Scorpis chilensis Guichenot, 1848
species Scorpis georgiana Valenciennes, 1832 - Banded Sweep
species Scorpis lineolata Kner, 1865 - Silver Sweep
species Scorpis violacea (Hutton, 1873) - Blue Maomao

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4173]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scorpis Valenciennes, 1832]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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