Taxon profile


Pallid Goatfish
Mulloidichthys flavolineatus (Lacépède, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Mullidae - goatfishes »  genus Mulloidichthys

Scientific synonyms

Mulloides flavolineatus (Lacépède, 1801)
Mulloides samoensis Günther, 1874
Mulloidichthys samoensis (Günther, 1874)
Mulloidichtys flavolineatus (Lacépède, 1801)
Mullus flavolineatus Lacépède, 1801
Parupeneus flavolineatus (Lacépède, 1801)
Upeneus flavolineatus (Lacépède, 1801)

Other names

= Weke
= White Weke
= Yellow-striped Goatfish



Similar species

Mulloidichthys vanicolensis (Valenciennes, 1831) - Flame Goatfish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16836]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Mulloidichthys flavolineatus (Lacepède, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5983]

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

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