Taxon profile


Japanese Bigeye
Pristigenys niphonia (Cuvier, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Priacanthidae - bigeyes »  genus Pristigenys

Scientific synonyms

Myripristis refulgens Valenciennes, 1862
Priacanthus niphonius Cuvier, 1829
Priacanthus refulgens (Valenciennes, 1862)
Pristigenys niphonius (Cuvier, 1829)
Pseudopriacanthus niphonius (Cuvier, 1829)

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21770]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pristigenys niphonia (Cuvier, 1829)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [7905]

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

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