Accepted scientific name:
Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Forsskål, 1775) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Synonyms:
Alphestes gembra Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alphestes gembra Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Alphestes sambra Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alphestes sambra Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Diacope superbus Castelnau, 1878 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Diacope superbus Castelnau, 1878
Diacopus superbus Castelnau, 1878 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Diacopus superbus Castelnau, 1878
Lutianus argentimaculatus (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lutianus argentimaculatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Lutianus jahngarah Day, 1875 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lutianus jahngarah Day, 1875
Lutianus salmonoides Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lutianus salmonoides Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908
Lutjanus argentimculatus (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Lutjanus argentimculatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Lutjanus vaigiensis (non Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Lutjanus vaigiensis (non Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Mesoprion flavipinnis Cuvier, 1828 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion flavipinnis Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion garretti Günther, 1873 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion garretti Günther, 1873
Mesoprion griseoides Guichenot, 1863 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion griseoides Guichenot, 1863
Mesoprion obscurus Macleay, 1881 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion obscurus Macleay, 1881
Mesoprion olivaceus Cuvier, 1828 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion olivaceus Cuvier, 1828
Mesoprion roseigaster Macleay, 1881 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion roseigaster Macleay, 1881
Mesoprion sexfasciatus Macleay, 1883 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion sexfasciatus Macleay, 1883
Mesoprion taeniops Valenciennes, 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mesoprion taeniops Valenciennes, 1830
Perca argentata Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Perca argentata Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Sciaena argentata Gmelin, 1789 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sciaena argentata Gmelin, 1789
Sciaena argentimaculata Forsskål, 1775 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sciaena argentimaculata Forsskål, 1775
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Rivier-snapper Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Maya-maya Agutaynen Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Abu dhres Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Hamra Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Hamrah Arabic Saudi Arabia Click here to show the literature
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Sbetti Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Aliso Banton Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Aliso Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Batangal Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kisang Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mangagat Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pargo Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mangngayat Bolinao Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Litetifash Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Malaponti Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maya-maya Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sapak bakal Chavacano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bordemar Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Karp Creole, French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Sarde Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Mangrovesnapper Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Aluman Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Katambak Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maya-maya Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Unga Digo Kenya Click here to show the literature
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Creek red bream English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Dog bream English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Gray snapper English N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Papua N Guin Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove jack English Solomon Is Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English Djibouti Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English India Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English UK Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove red snapper English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove snapper English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove snapper English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Mangrove snapper English Kenya Click here to show the literature
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Purple sea perch English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Red bass English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Red bream English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Red perch English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Red reef bream English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English India Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Red snapper English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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River Roman English Australia Click here to show the literature
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River snapper English Guam Click here to show the literature
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River snapper English India Click here to show the literature
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River snapper English Kenya Click here to show the literature
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River snapper English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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River snapper English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Rock barramundi English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Silver-spotted gray snapper English N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Yellow snapper English UK Click here to show the literature
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Damu Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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drami Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Carpe French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Rouget French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Sarde French Reunion Click here to show the literature
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Vivaneau des mangroves French Djibouti Click here to show the literature
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Vivaneau des mangroves French France Click here to show the literature
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Duhoony Fwâi New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Mahi Gela Solomon Is Click here to show the literature
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Mangrovenbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Schnapper German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Snapper German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Ratado Gujarati India Click here to show the literature
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Dangdang Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kanlay Hiligaynon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Margay Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Goma-fuedai Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Juxoony Jawe New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Mangagat Kagayanen Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Chembali Kannada India Click here to show the literature
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Maya-maya Kapampangan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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N'Kougou Komoro Comoros Click here to show the literature
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붉은퉁돔 Korean Korea Rep Click here to show the literature
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Jumöc Kumak New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Mangagat Kuyunon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Banda Mahl India Click here to show the literature
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Ganrang eca Makassarese Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Barahoa Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Fiamasiaka Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Mena Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Tsivaravara Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Varavara Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Varavaramena Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Zoho Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Ikan jenahak Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ikan jenahak Malay Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Ikan merah Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Jenahak Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kakap merah Malay Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kakap merah Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kakap merah Malay Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Merah Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Merah bakau Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sendarat Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Siakap merah Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ungar Malay Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Chemballi Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Murumeen Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Pahari Malayalam India Click here to show the literature
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Banda Maldivian India Click here to show the literature
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紅槽 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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紫紅笛鯛 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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紫红笛鲷 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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红槽 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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銀紋笛鯛 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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银纹笛鲷 Mandarin Chinese China Main Click here to show the literature
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Cu lin hong zao Mandarin Chinese Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Ahaan Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Comay Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Haan Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kalumbang Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maya-maya Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tamb Marathi India Click here to show the literature
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Tambusa Marathi India Click here to show the literature
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Doomié Numee New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Koomîê Numee New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Chinarey Other Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kedesau Palauan Palau Click here to show the literature
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Kedesauliengel Palauan Palau Click here to show the literature
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Manarak-sarak Pangasinan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sorkhoo harra Persian Iran Click here to show the literature
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Luciano-do-mangal Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Pargo de mangal Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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луциан красный Russian Russian Fed Click here to show the literature
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Indiyskiy krasnyi lutsian Russian Russian Fed Click here to show the literature
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'A'a Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Mu-taiva Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Adallu Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Dhala Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Guru thambuwa Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Thambalaya Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Buraad Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Pargo amarillo Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Pargo de manglar Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Pargo de mangle Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Pargo dientón Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Pargo rabo amarillo Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Gingaw Surigaonon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Chazanda Swahili Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Kula-kula Swahili Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Tazanda Swahili Kenya Click here to show the literature
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Unga Swahili Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Aliso Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Also Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bambangin Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Butangal Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Iso Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Isu Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mangagat Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maya maya Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Adallu Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Antaleyan Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Chenganni Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Cheppili Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Karuvalai Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Karva Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Nethiprion Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Paruthikanni Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Paruthivala meen Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Patani-keeli Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Thokkal Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Vekkattai Tamil India Click here to show the literature
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Kaliviyya Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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Rangoo Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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Rangu Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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Thundava Telugu India Click here to show the literature
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กะพงสีเลือด Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Kaphongsilueat Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla kapong-daeng-pakmenam Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla luk kapong deang Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Cá H?ng b?c Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Ca hong bac Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá huong Vietnamese Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Darag-darag Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Gingao Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tadlungan Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Talungan Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Gingaw Waray-waray Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mangagat Waray-waray Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Lutjanidae
Genus Lutjanus
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa to Samoa and the Line Islands, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to Australia. Has dispersed into the eastern Mediterranean (off Lebanon) via the Suez Canal but not well established there.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2010
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Data last modified by FishBase 25-Jan-1997
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1407
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:211f79f2-60a7-102d-be47-00304854f810:ac2010