Taxon profile


Plagioscion Gill, 1861

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Plagioscion auratus (Castelnau, 1855) - Black Croaker
species Plagioscion casattii Aguilera & Rodrigues de Aguilera, 2001
species Plagioscion magdalenae (Steindachner, 1878)
species Plagioscion microps Steindachner, 1917
species Plagioscion montei Soares & Casatti, 2000
species Plagioscion pauciradiatus Steindachner, 1917
species Plagioscion squamosissimus (Heckel, 1840)
species Plagioscion surinamensis (Bleeker, 1873) - Bashaw
species Plagioscion ternetzi Boulenger, 1895

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/3532]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Plagioscion Gill, 1861]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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