Taxon profile


Atlantic Moonfish
Selene setapinnis (Mitchill, 1815)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Carangidae - jacks, amberjacks, pompanos »  genus Selene

Scientific synonyms

Vomer setapinnis (Mitchill, 1815)
Zeus setapinnis Mitchill, 1815

Other names

= Bluntnosed Shiner
= Bristle-finned Moonfish
= Dollarfish
= Horsefish
= Moonshine
= Pugnosed Shiner

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24618]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Selene setapinnis (Mitchill, 1815)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [378]

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

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