Taxon profile


Carolina Whiting
Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cyprinus americanus Linnaeus, 1758
Menthicirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Menticirrhus martinicensis (Cuvier, 1830)
Perca alburnus Linnaeus, 1766
Umbrina arenata Cuvier, 1830
Umbrina gracilis Cuvier, 1830
Umbrina martinicensis Cuvier, 1830

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/16183]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [409]

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

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