Taxon profile


Cynoscion acoupa (Lacépède, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Sciaenidae - croakers and drums »  genus Cynoscion

Scientific synonyms

Cestrus acoupa (Lacépède, 1801)
Cheilodipterus acoupa Lacépède, 1801
Cynoscion maracaiboensis Schultz, 1949
Lutjanus cayanensis Lacépède, 1802
Lutjanus cayennensis Lacépède, 1802
Otolithus rhomboidalis Cuvier, 1829
Otolithus toeroe Cuvier, 1830

Other names

= Acoupa Weakfish
= Blacktail Basher
= Grey Silk
= Grey Snapper

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1169]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [154875]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cynoscion acoupa (Lacepède, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014

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