FAO species catalogue. Vol.6. Snappers of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of lutjanid species known to date

FAO species catalogue

Vol.6. Snappers of the world

An annotated and illustrated catalogue of lutjanid species known to date


prepared by
G-R. Allen
Western Australian Muse
Francis Street, Perth
Western Australia


FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS

Rome, 1985

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ABSTRACT

This is the sixth in the FAO series of worldwide annotated and illustrated catalogues of major groups of organisms that enter marine fisheries. The present volume includes 103 lutjanid species belonging to 17 genera. It provides comprehensive, illustrated keys and a glossary of technical terms and measurements. Individual accounts of species include drawings, scientific and vernacular names, information on habitat, biology and fisheries, and a distribution map. The work is fully indexed and there is ample reference to pertinent literature.


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FAO Fisheries Synopsis No.125, Volume 6pdf

PREPARATION OF THIS DOCUMENT
ABSTRACT

CONTENTS

INTRODUCTIONpdf

Plan of the Catalogue
General Remarks on Lutjanids

llustrated Glossary of Technical Terms and Measurements

SYSTEMATIC CATALOGUEpdf

Illustrated Key to Genera and Monotypic Species
Information by Species
Aphareus
Aphareus furcatus
Aphareus rutilans
Aprion
Aprion virescens
Apsilus
Apsilus dentatus
Apsilus fuscus
Etelis
Etelis carbunculus
Etelis coruscans
Etelis oculatus
Etelis radiosus
Hoplopagrus
Hoplopagrus guntheri
Lipocheilus
Lipocheilus carnolabrum
Lutjanus
Lutjanus adetii
Lutjanus agennes
Lutjanus ambiguus

Lutjanus analis
Lutjanus apodus
Lutjanus aratus

Lutjanus argentimaculatus
Lutjanus argentiventris
Lutjanus bengalensis

Lutjanus biguttatus
Lutjanus bitaeniatus

Lutjanus bohar
Lutjanus boutton
Lutjanus buccanella
Lutjanus campechanus

Lutjanus carponotatus
Lutjanus coeruleolineatus
Lutjanus colorado

Lutjanus cyanopterus
Lutjanus decussatus
Lutjanus dentatus

Lutjanus dodecanthoides
Lutjanus ehrenbergii
Lutjanus endecacanthus
Lutjanus erythropterus

Lutjanus fulgens
Lutjanus fulvifiamma
Lutjanus fulvus

Lutjanus fuscescens
Lutjanus gibbus
Lutjanus goldiei
Lutjanus goreensis

Lutjanus griseus
Lutjanus guilcheri
Lutjanus guttatus

Lutjanus inermis
Lutjanus jocu
Lutjanus johnii
Lutjanus jordani

Lutjanus kasmira
Lutjanus lemniscatus
Lutjanus lunulatus
Lutjanus lutjanus

Lutjanus madras
Lutjanus mahogoni
Lutjanus malabaricus
Lutjanus maxweberi

Lutjanus mizenkoi
Lutjanus monostigma
Lutjanus notatus

Lutjanus novemfasciatus
Lutjanus peru
Lutjanus purpureus
Lutjanus quinquelineatus

Lutjanus rivulatus
Lutjanus russelli
Lutjanus sanguineus

Lutjanus sebae
Lutjanus semicinctus
Lutjanus stellatus

Lutjanus synagris
Lutjanus timorensis

Lutjanus viridis
Lutjanus vitta
Lutjanus vivanus
Macolor
Macolor macularis
Macolor niger
Ocyurus
Ocyurus chrysurus
Paracaesio
Paracaesio caeruleus
Paracaesio gonzalesi
Paracaesio kusakarii
Paracaesio sordidus

Paracaesio stonei
Paracaesio xanthurus
Parapristipomoides
Parapristipomoides squamimaxillaris
Pinjalo
Pinjalo pinjalo
Pinjalo sp.
Pristipomoides
Pristipomoides aquilonaris
Pristipomoides argyrogrammicus
Pristipomoides auricilla
Pristipomoides filamentosus

Pristipomoides flavipinnis
Pristipomoides freemani

Pristipomoides macrophtalmus
Pristipomoides multidens
Pristipomoides sieboldii

Pristipomoides typus
Pristipomoides zonatus
Randallichthys
Randallichthys filamentosus
Rhomboplites
Rhomboplites aurorubens
Symphorichthys
Symphorichthys spilurus
Symphorus
Symphorus nematophorus

PROVISIONAL LIST OF NOMINAL SPECIES OF LUTJANIDAEpdf

LIST OF SPECIES BY MAJOR FISHING AREASpdf

BIBLIOGRAPHYpdf

INDEX OF SCIENTIFIC AND VERNACULAR NAMESpdf

COLOUR PLATESpdf