Taxon profile


Broad Shad
Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Gerreidae - mojarras »  genus Diapterus

Scientific synonyms

Diapterus evermanni Meek & Hildebrand, 1925
Moharra evermanni (Meek & Hildebrand, 1925)
Gerres olisthostoma Goode & Bean, 1882
Gerres olisthostomus Goode & Bean, 1882
Eugerres olisthostoma (Goode & Bean, 1882)
Diapterus olisthostomus (Goode & Bean, 1882)

Other names

= Irish Mojarra
= Irish Pompano
= Muttonfish

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3563]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Diapterus auratus Ranzani, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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