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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Priacanthus arenatus Cuvier, 1829

Scientific synonyms and common names

Priacanthus arenatus Cuvier, 1829

Synonyms:

Priacanthus arenatus Cuvier, 18Z9, in Cuv. Val., Hist. nat. Poiss., 3: 101 (Bresil et Atlantique). Syntypes: MNHN no. A 3066 & A 3085.
Priacanthus macrophthalmus (nec Bloch): Cuvier in Cuv. Val., 1829, 3: 97 Günther, 1859, 1: 215.
Priacanthus fulgens Lowe, 1836, Trans. Cambridge philos. Soc., 6: 196, pl. II (Madeira).
Priacanthus fulgens: Lowe, 1841, 2: 174 (Madeira).
Priacanthus catalufa Poey, 1864, Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad., 15: 182 (Habana).
Priacanthus arenatus: Boulenger, 1895: 356 Fowler, 1936: 783, fig. 344 ('P. cruentatus', from Lowe, 1836, P. fulgens) Cadenat, 1937: 461 Blache et al., 1970: 289, fig. 768.


Common names:

atlantic big-eye [En]
beauclaire soleil [Fr]
catalufa toro [Es]

Atlantic big-eye (Priacanthus arenatus)