Argyrops filamentosus   (Valenciennes,  1830) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Sparidae

Image copyrights: Randall, J.E

Description

Synonym (s)
Pagrus filamentosus Valenciennes, 1830

Common Name (s)
• Soldierbream (English)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Sold fresh, whole or dried in markets.)

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated
Prey:  Benthic invertebrates

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal (Lat: 15) (Long: 83) INDIA (Record: 02/1985-06/1987) (Depth: 75 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Balachandran, K and Nizar, MA (1990) A check list of fishes of the Exclusive Economic Zone of India collected during the research cruises of FORV Sagar Sampada Proceedings of the first workshop on scientific results of FORV Sagar Sampada CMFRI, Cochin 305-324 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/5269/1/43.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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