Taxon profile


Polydactylus virginicus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Polynemidae - threadfins »  genus Polydactylus

Scientific synonyms

Polydactilus virginicus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Polydactylus plumierii Lacépède, 1803
Polynemus americanus Cuvier, 1829
Polynemus antillarum Perugia, 1896
Polynemus mango Lacépède, 1803
Polynemus naso Walbaum, 1793
Polynemus virginicus Linnaeus, 1758

Other names

= Barbu Threadfin
= Beard Fish
= Catfish
= Chinese Nose
= Threadfin

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21297]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Polydactylus virginicus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1112]

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

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