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Accepted name: Argyrosomus regius (Asso, 1801)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Argyrosomus regius Asso, 1801

Synonyms:

Argyrosomus regium Asso, 1801
Sciaena aquila Lacepède, 1803
Perca regia Asso, 1801, An. Cienc. nat. Madrid, 4: 42 (coasts of Spain). Neotype: MNHN no. 7511, La Rochelle, design. by Trewavas, 1966, Bull. zool. Nomencl., 23: 4.
Cheilodipterus aguila Lacepède, 1803, Hist. nat. Poissons, S: 685, pl. 21 (fig. 3). Neotype: MNHN no. 7511 (as for Perca regia) design. by Trewavas, 1966, Bull. zool. Nomencl., 23: 4.
Perca vanloo Risso, 1810, Ichth. Nice: 298, pl. 9 (fig. 30) (Western Mediterranean). No type preserved.
Argyrosomus procerus de La Pylaie, C.r. Congr. Sci. France, Poitiers: 532.
Sciaena umbra (nec Linn.): Cuvier, 1814: 13; 1829: 172 Bonaparte, 1835, XIII punt. 65: pl. 88 (fig. 1); 1846: 55 Valenciennes, in Cuvier, 1840: 78 Canestrini, 1861: 262 Steindachner, 1870: 698 Doderlein, 1878: 38.
Sciaena aquila: Cuvier, 1816: 298 Risso, 1826: 411 Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1829: 314, pl. 19 (fig. 3 4) [1817] Cuvier, in Cuv. & Val., 1830, 5: 28 Yarrell, 1836: 90, 2 fig. Valenciennes, 1840, in Cuvier, 1840, pl. 27 Yarrell, 1841: 104 Günther, 1860a: 291 Gill, 1862d: 81 Steindachner, 1867: 670 Day, 1881: 150, pl. 1 (with refs. to other north-European records) Moreau, 1881, 2: 398 Doderlein, 1889: 100 Jordan & Eigenmann, 1889: 405 Carus, 1893: 651 Smitt, 1893: 50, fig. 13 Tillier, 1902: 315 Pietschmann, 1906: 102 Metzelaar, 1919a: 238 Joubin & Le Danois, 1924: 92, fig. Devedjian, 1926: 127 Chabanaud & Monod, 1927: 40, fig. Gruvel, 1931: 103 Le Gall, 1932b: fig. (from Smitt) Nobre, 1935: 31 Nybelin, 1942: 70, fig. Poll, 1947: 244, fig. 156 Soljan, 1948: 203-204, fig. Cadenat, 1951: 225, fig. 160 Dieuzeide et al., 1954: 242, 2 fig. Moal, 1957 (mimeogr.; bionomics off Mauretania) Furnestin et al., 1958: 438, fig. 43 Lanfranco, 1958: 29, fig. 141 Postel, 1964: 249 Maurin, 1968: 27, 30, 41, 61.
Pseudosciaena aquila: Bleeker, 1863: 142; 1876: 329.
Sciaena umbra sive aquila: Couch, 1877: 54, pl. 76.
Argyrosomus aquila: Jordan & Thompson, 1914: 244.
Cheilodipterus regia: Buen, 1935: 122, fig. 85.
Sciaena regia: Lozano Rey, 1935: 352.
Johnius hololepidotus (part., nec Lacepède): Fowler, 1936: 884 Tortonese & Trotti, 1950: 81 Dollfus, 1955: 158; 1960: 108 Duncker & Ladiges, 1960: 236, fig. 88 Palombi & Santarelli, 1961: 48, fig. Zei & Abel, in Riedl, 1970: 577.
Johnius regius [or regia]: Lozano Rey, 1952: 230, pl. 18 (fig. 2-3) Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 702, fig. 306.
Pseudosciaena hololepidota (part., nec Lac.): Collignon, 1959: 6.
Argyrosomus regius [or regium]: Trewavas, 1962: 174; 1963: 354; 1966: 4 Wheeler, 1969: 342, fig.


Common names:

Adlerfisch [De]
aigle [Fr]
boca d'oro [It]
corvina [Pr]
corvina [Es]
et-yam mazuy [Iw]
gurbell rar [Mlt]
krb [Hr]
loot [Eg]
maigre commun [Fr]
maigre [Fr]
mayatio aetós [He]
meagre [En]
ombrine [Ar]
salamun [Ar]
sariagiz [Tu]
ombervis [Ne]

Meagre (Argyrosomus regius)