Taxon profile


Rhomboplites aurorubens (Cuvier, 1829)

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

Scientific synonyms

Aprion ariommus Jordan & Gilbert, 1883
Centropristis aurorubens Cuvier, 1829
Mesoprion elegans Poey, 1860
Romboplites aurorubens (Cuvier, 1829)

Other names

= Bastard Snapper
= Golden-red Snapper
= Chub Head Snapper
= Chub-head Snapper
= Mingo Snapper
= Plumhead
= Plump Head
= Red Snapper
= Redfish
= Ti-deux Yeux
= Vermilion Snapper


Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23440]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Rhomboplites aurorubens (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [213]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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