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Mycteroperca camelopardalis (Poey 1860)


Currently Accepted Name: Mycteroperca tigris (Valenciennes 1833)

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Domain : Eukaryota
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Chordata
Subphylum : Vertebrata
Superclass : Gnathostomata
Grade : Teleostomi
Class : Actinopterygii
Subclass : Neopterygii
Division : Teleostei
Subdivision : Euteleostei
Superorder : Cyclosquamata
Order : Aulopiformes
Suborder : Percoidei
Family : Serranidae
Subfamily : Epinephelinae
Tribe : Epinephelini
Genus : Mycteroperca
Species : camelopardalis

Selected Name

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Name: Mycteroperca camelopardalis
Author: (Poey 1860)
Genus: Mycteroperca
Species: camelopardalis

Current Name

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Current Name: Mycteroperca tigris
Current Author: (Valenciennes 1833)
Current Genus: Mycteroperca
Current Species: tigris
Current Summary: Mycteroperca tigris (Valenciennes 1833) Serranidae : Epinephelinae.

Original Name

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Original Name: Serranus camelopardalis
Original Author: Poey 1860
Original Genus Species: Serranus camelopardalis
Original Genus: Serranus
Original Species: camelopardalis

Original Description

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Original Name:Serranus camelopardalis Poey 1860
Reference: [ref. 3499]
Journal Acronym: BOOK
Journal: Memorias sobre la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba, ...
Article: Memorias sobra la historia natural de la Isla de Cuba, acompañadas de sumarios Latinos y extractos en Francés. Tomo 2. La Habana. [Sections have subtitles.]
Citation: v. 2
Pages: 1-96 (1858), 97-336 (1860), 337-442
Drawings: (1861), Pls. 1-19
Text Page: 132
Type Locality: Cienfuegos, Cuba.


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* Synonym of Mycteroperca tigris (Valenciennes 1833).

Heemstra & Randall 1993 - [ref. 21042] - Groupers of the World (Family Serranidae, Subfamily Epinephelinae); an annotated and illustrated catalogue of the grouper, rockcod, hind, coral grouper and lyretail species known to date. FAO Species Catalog 16. Rome. Page: 276

Distribution and Habitat

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Water Type: Salt
Habitat: No habitat information has been entered yet.
Depth Range: No depth range available.
Distribution: No distribution data has been added yet.


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Maximum Length: No length available.


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No synonyms are available for this name combination.


Common Names

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No common names are available for this name combination.
Common names might possibly exist under it's current name: Mycteroperca tigris

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Distribution of Mycteroperca tigris

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