Taxon profile


Jamaica Weakfish
Cynoscion jamaicensis (Vaillant & Bocourt, 1883)

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

Scientific synonyms

Archoscion petranus Miranda-Ribeiro, 1913
Otolithus jamaicensis Vaillant & Bocourt, 1883

Other names

= Jamaican Weakfish
= Mongolar Drummer
= Pan Salmon
= Table Bashaw

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1171]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [47147457]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cynoscion jamaicensis (Vaillant & Bocourt, 1883)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.