Taxon profile


Banded Jawfish
Opistognathus macrognathus Poey, 1860

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Opistognathidae - jawfishes »  genus Opistognathus

Scientific synonyms

Opisthognathus fasciatum Longley & Hildebrand, 1940
Opisthognathus macrops Poey, 1860
Opisthognathus megastoma Günther, 1860
Opisthognatus macrognathus Poey, 1860
Opistognathus scaphiurus Goode & Bean, 1882

Other names

= Longjaw Jawfish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/18703]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Opistognathus macrognathus Poey, 1860]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3686]

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

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