Taxon profile


Blackspotted Croacker
Protonibea diacanthus (Lacépède, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Corvina catalea (Cuvier, 1829)
Corvina maculata (non Schneider)
Corvina nigromaculata Borodin, 1930
Corvina platycephala Cuvier, 1830
Johnius cataleus Cuvier, 1829
Johnius diacanthus (Lacépède, 1802)
Johnius valenciennii Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850
Lutjanus diacanthus Lacépède, 1802
Nibea diacanthus (Lacépède, 1802)
Protonibea diacantha (Lacépède, 1802)

Other names

= Blackspotted Croaker
= Croaker
= Drum
= Jew Fish

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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4571]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21937]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Protonibea diacanthus (Lacepède, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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