Taxon profile


Mugilidae Cuvier, 1829

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  suborder Mugiloidei

Included taxa

Number of records: 21

genus Agonostomus Bennett, 1832
genus Aldrichetta Whitley, 1945
genus Cestraeus Valenciennes, 1836
genus Chaenomugil Gill, 1863
genus Chelon Artedi, 1793
genus Crenimugil Schultz, 1946
genus Ellochelon Whitley, 1930
genus Joturus Poey, 1860
genus Liza Jordan & Swain, 1884
genus Minimugil Durand, Chen, Shen, Fu & Borsa, 2012
genus Moolgarda Whitley, 1945
genus Mugil Linnaeus, 1758
genus Myxus Günther, 1861
genus Neomyxus Steindachner, 1878
genus Oedalechilus Fowler, 1903
genus Osteomugil Luther, 1982
genus Paramugil Ghasemzadeh, Ivantsoff & Aarn, 2004
genus Planiliza Whitley, 1945
genus Rhinomugil Gill, 1863
genus Sicamugil Fowler, 1939
genus Trachystoma Ogilby, 1888

Links and literature

CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2009): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 6. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - cipalové (Mugiliformes), hrdložábří (Synbranchiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 94 str. [as Mugilidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Mugilidae Cuvier, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 14 May 2007]

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