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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Mullus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Mullus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Mullus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 299 ('Habitat in M.
Mediterraneo et Oceano septentrionali'). Holotype: LS no. 3.
Mullus ruber Lacepède, 1801, Hist. nat. Poiss., 3: 385 ('Manche,
Baltique, Atlantique, Meditérranée').
Mullus fuscatus Rafinesque, 1810, Caratt. Gen. Spec. Sicil.: 35.
Mullus barbatus: Day, 1880 1884: 22, pl. 8 (fig. 1) Moreau, 1881:
249 Fowler, 1936: 870 Bougis, 1952: 57-174, fig. Lozano Rey, 1952: 245, pl. 20 (fig. 3), pl. 21 (fig. 1-2) Ben-Tuvia, 1953: 25 Dieuzeide et al., 1954: 254, 2 fig. Bini, 1965: 162, fig. 147 Haïdar, 1970: 1-94.

Subspecies:

Mullus barbatus ponticus (Essipov, 1927)
Mullus barbatus ponticus Essipov, 1927, Rep. Sci. St. Fish. Kertsch,
1(2-3): 103.
Mullus barbatus ponticus: Slastenenko, 1936: 300, pl. 4 (fig. 5); 1939: 62 Carausu, 1952: 685, fig. 454 Slastenenko, 1955: 233 Banarescu, 1964: 724-725, fig. 317-318.


Common names:

barbun [Ro]
koutsomoura [He]
mulit adumma [Iw]
red mullet [En]
rouget barbet [Fr]
rouget de vase [Fr]
salmonete de fango [Es]
surmulet pontique [Fr]
surmulet [Fr]
triglia di fango [It]
striped mullet [En]

Striped mullet (Mullus barbatus)