Nemipterus furcosus   (Valenciennes,  1830) (Fish)
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Class: Actinopterygii

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Synonym (s)
Dentex furcosus Valenciennes, 1830
Dentex hypselognathus Bleeker, 1873
Dentex ovenii Bleeker, 1854
Dentex sundanensis Bleeker, 1873
Dentex upeneoides Bleeker, 1852
Genyorage rubicauda Saville-Kent, 1893
Nemipterus hypselognathus (Bleeker, 1873)
Nemipterus ovenii (Bleeker, 1854)
Nemipterus robustus Ogilby, 1916
Nemipterus sudanensis (Bleeker, 1873)
Nemipterus sundanensis (Bleeker, 1873)
Nemipterus upeneoides (Bleeker, 1852)
Nemipterus worcesteri Evermann & Seale, 1907
Synagris furcosus Gunther, 1859
Synagris hypselognathus (Bleeker, 1873)
Synagris ovenii (Bleeker, 1854)
Synagris upeneoides (Bleeker, 1852)
Synagris worcesteri (Evermann & Seale, 1907)

Common Name (s)
• Forktailed Threadfin Bream
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Reef Associated


• 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 -
  • 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
  • Bapat, SV; Deshmukh, VM; Krishnamoorthi, B; Muthiah, C; Kagwade, PV; Ramamirtham, CP; Mathew, KJ; Pillai, SK and C. Mukundan (1982) Species composition, distribution and abundance of major groups/species Fishery resources of the Exclusive Economic Zone of the NorthWest coast of India Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Kochi 33 1-86 Available at -
  • Pillai, PKM and Augustine, SK (2000) A code list of common marine living resources of the Indian seas CMFRI Special Publication No.12 CMFRI 1-115 Available at -
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