Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformesScatophagidaeScatophagus

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    Occurrences
  • 0

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Overview

Full Name

Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus, 1766)

Common names

  • Argus Fish eng
  • Butter Fish eng
  • Butterfish eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Marine, Freshwater, Brackish

Georeferenced data

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All 386 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
You can explore the higher classification on the right.

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Perciformes
family
Scatophagidae
genus
Scatophagus
species
Scatophagus argus
 
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Occurrence datasets

Checklists

Bibliography

FishBase, version december 2007

FishBase, version may 2009

FishBase, version october 2012

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.