Remorina albescens   (Temminck & Schlegel,  1850) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Echeneidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Echeneis albescens Temminck & Schlegel, 1850
Echeneis clypeata Gunther, 1860
Echeneis lophioides Guichenot, 1863
Echeneis lophioides Dumeril, 1858
Remora albescens (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)

Common Name (s)
• White Suckerfish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Minicoy INDIA
• Kerala INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Bijukumar, A and Deepthi, GR (2009) Mean trophic index of fish fauna associated with trawl bycatch of Kerala, southwest coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 51(2) 145 - 154 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Jones, S. (1969) Catalogue of fishes from the Laccadive Archipelago in the reference collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute. Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 8 1-35 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/569/1/Bulletin_8.pdf

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