Taxon profile


Filamentous Mojarra
Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829

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

Scientific synonyms

Pertica filamentosa (Cuvier, 1829)
Sparus edentulus Günther, 1859
Gerres punctatus Cuvier, 1830
Gerres punctata Cuvier, 1830

Other names

= Majorras
= Threadfin Pursemouth
= Threadfin Silver Biddy
= Threadfin Silver-biddy
= Threadfin Silverbelly
= Whipfin Mojorra
= Whipfin Silver Biddy
= Whipfin Silver-biddy
= Whipfin Silverbiddy

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4463]

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 Gerres filamentosus Cuvier, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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