Taxon profile


Indian Goatfish
Parupeneus indicus (Shaw, 1803)

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

Scientific synonyms

Mullus indicus Shaw, 1803
Mullus russelii Cuvier, 1829
Parupeneus malabaricus (Cuvier, 1829)
Pseudupeneus indicus (Shaw, 1803)
Upeneus griseofrenatus Kner, 1868
Upeneus indicus (Shaw, 1803)
Upeneus malabaricus Cuvier, 1829
Upeneus waigiensis Cuvier, 1829

Other names

= Yellow-spot Goatfish

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5992]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/20123]

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

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