Parupeneus heptacanthus   (Lacepede,  1802) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Mullidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Parupenaeus cinnabarinus (Cuvier, 1829)
Parupeneus cinnabarinus (Cuvier, 1829)
Parupeneus pleurospilos (Bleeker, 1853)
Parupeneus pleurospilus (Bleeker, 1853)
Pseudupeneus heptacanthus (Lacepede, 1802)
Pseudupeneus pleurospilos (Bleeker, 1853)
Pseudupeneus pleurospilus (Bleeker, 1853)
Pseudupeneus seychellensis Smith & Smith, 1963
Pseudupeneus xanthopurpureus Fourmanoir, 1957
Sciaena heptacantha Lacepede, 1802
Upeneus cinnabarinus Cuvier, 1829
Upeneus heptacanthus (Lacepede, 1802)
Upeneus pleurospilos Bleeker, 1853

Common Name (s)
• Cinnabar Goatfish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar 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
  • Varghese, M; Manisseri, MK; Ramamurthy, N; Geetha, PM; Thomas, VJ and Gandhi, A (2011) Coral reef fishes of Gulf of Mannar, S.E of India Fishing Chimes CMFRI 31(1) 38-40 Available at - NIO, Goa

Page last updated on:2011-06-09

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