Taxon profile


Tiger-tooth Croaker
Otolithes ruber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Johnius ruber Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Otolithes argenteus (Cuvier, 1830)
Otolithoides ruber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Otolithus argenteus Cuvier, 1830
Otolithus orientalis Seale, 1910
Otolithus ruber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Otolithus tridentifer Richardson, 1846
Otolithus versicolor Cuvier, 1829

Other names

= Drum
= Jew Fish
= Longtooth Salmon
= Longtoothed Salmon
= Tiger-toothed Croaker
= Tigertooth Croaker

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/19046]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Otolithes ruber (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4824]

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

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