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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Pseudupeneus prayensis (Cuvier, 1829)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Pseudupeneus prayensis (Cuvier, 1829)


Upeneus prayensis Cuvier, 1829, in Cuv. Val., Hist. nat. Poiss., 3: 485
('Iles du Cap Vert'). Holotype: MNHN no. A 1925.
Upeneus prayensis: Günther, 1859: 409 Cadenat, 1937: 454. Pseudupeneus prayensis: Bleeker, 1862: 134 Gruvel, 1927: 9 Fowler, 1936: 873 Dollfus, 1955: 157 Bauchot, 1967: 21-28, pl. III B-G.

Common names:

goatfish [En]
rouget [Fr]
rouget-barbet du Sénégal [Fr]
salmonete barbudo [Es]
salmonete [Fr]
west african goatfish [En]

Goatfish (Pseudupeneus prayensis)