Taxon profile


Big-tailed Besugo
Pentapodus caninus (Cuvier, 1830)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Nemipteridae - threadfin breams and spinycheeks »  genus Pentapodus

Scientific synonyms

Heterognathodon hellmuthii Bleeker, 1853
Heterognathodon macrurus Bleeker, 1850
Heterognathodon microdon Bleeker, 1853
Pentapodus macrurus (Bleeker, 1850)
Pentapodus microdon (Bleeker, 1853)
Pentapus formulosus Snyder, 1913
Scolopsides caninus Cuvier, 1830

Other names

= Canine-toothed Mid-water Bream
= Redfin Mid-water Bream

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [5867]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/20268]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pentapodus caninus (Cuvier, 1830)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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