Taxon profile


Bensasi Goatfish
Upeneus japonicus (Houttuyn, 1782)

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

Scientific synonyms

Mullus bensasi Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
Mullus japonicus Houttuyn, 1782
Upeneoides bensasi (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)
Upeneoides tokisensis Döderlein, 1883
Upeneus bensasi (Temminck & Schlegel, 1843)

Other names

= Red Mullet Goatfish
= Yellowfin Goat Fish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/27614]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Upeneus japonicus (Houttuyn, 1782)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7879]

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

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