Taxon profile


Common Toothed Ponyfish
Gazza minuta (Bloch, 1795)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Acanthuriformes »  family Leiognathidae - ponyfishes or slipmouths »  genus Gazza

Scientific synonyms

Scomber minutus Bloch, 1795
Equula minuta (Bloch, 1795)
Zeus argentarius Forster, 1801
Gazza argentaria (Forster, 1801)
Equula dispar De Vis, 1884
Gazza dispar (De Vis, 1884)
Gazza equulaeformis Rüppell, 1835
Gazza equuleformis Rüppell, 1835
Gazza tapeinosoma Bleeker, 1853

Other names

= Kaikai
= Largetoothed Ponyfish
= Pony Fish
= Tooth Ponyfish
= Toothed Soapy

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [4462]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/9625]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Gazza minuta (Bloch, 1795)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
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 Gazza minuta (Bloch, 1795)]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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