Taxon profile


Blue Smalltooth Jobfish
Aphareus furca (Lacépède, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Lutjanidae - Snappers »  genus Aphareus

Scientific synonyms

Aphareus caerulescens Cuvier, 1830
Aphareus flavivultus Jenkins, 1901
Aphareus furcatus (Lacépède, 1801)
Caranxomorus sacrestinus Lacépède, 1803
Labrus furca Lacépède, 1801

Other names

= Blue Smalltooth Job
= Fork-tailed Snapper Fish

Least Concern

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [81]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/1384]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Aphareus furca (Lacepède, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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