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Lutjanus vivanus

(Cuvier 1828)

Lutjanus vivanus was originally described as Mesoprion vivanus by Cuvier in 1828. It belongs to the family Lutjanidae. It is commonly known as Silk snapper but has many other common names such as silk snapper in USA (contiguous states), Yelloweye snapper in Bahamas, Yellow-eyed snapper in Barbados, Pargo del alto in Cuba, Vivaneau soie in France. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   vivanus
AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
AuthorNI   Cuvier
Qualification   in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Year   1828
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Lutjanidae
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Genus   Lutjanus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Lutjanidae
Genus   Lutjanus
Original Name   Mesoprion        
Taxon Name   vivanus
Original Combination   Mesoprion vivanus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Mesoprion vivanus
OriginalSubGenus   Mesoprion
Original Author   Cuvier
Original AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
Original Qualification   in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Original Year   1828
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Martinique Island, West Indes.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1981:19 [ref. 21549].
Primary Code   ---
Page   454

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Lutjanus vivanus
Current Species   vivanus
Current Genus Lutjanus
Current AuthorWI Cuvier [G.]
Current AuthorNI   Cuvier
Current Year   1828
Current Family Lutjanidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 90 to 242 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Lutjanus vivanus  (Cuvier 1828). Lutjanidae.
Name History   •Valid as Lutjanus vivanus (Cuvier 1828) -- (Rivas 1966:130 [ref. 23910], Allen 1985:124 [ref. 6843], Robins & Ray 1986:168 [ref. 23100], Boschung 1992:138 [ref. 23239], Cervigón 1992:354 [ref. 23827], Cervigón 1993:146 [ref. 24474], Smith-Vaniz et al. 1999:254 [ref. 25013], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2000:161 [ref. 27754], Gasparini & Floeter 2001:1645 [ref. 25634], Camargo & Isaac 2001:142 [ref. 27639], Collette et al. 2003:110 [ref. 26784], Anderson 2003:1499 [ref. 27091], Moura & Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:83 [ref. 27192], Nelson et al. 2004:143 [ref. 27807], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:333 [ref. 28815], Moura & Lindeman 2007:38 [ref. 29018], Page et al. 2013:147 [ref. 32708], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:52 [ref. 33341], Pinheiro et al. 2015:19 [ref. 34324]).

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acutirostris Lutjanus acutirostris Desmarest [A. G.] 1823Synonym
adetii Lutjanus adetii (Castelnau [F. L.] 1873)Valid
agennes Lutjanus agennes Bleeker [P.] 1863Valid
alberti Lutjanus alberti Risso [A.] 1810Synonym
alboguttata Lutjanus alboguttata (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831)Synonym
albostriatus Lutjanus albostriatus (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Synonym
alexandrei Lutjanus alexandrei Moura [R. L. de] & Lindeman [K. C.] 2007Valid
altifrontalis Lutjanus altifrontalis Chan [W. L.] 1970Synonym
ambiguus Lutjanus ambiguus (Poey [F.] 1860)Uncertain
amboinensis Lutjanus amboinensis (Bleeker [P.] 1852)In family
analis Lutjanus analis (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Valid
angulus Lutjanus angulus (Bennett [E. T.] 1831)Synonym
annularis Lutjanus annularis (Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828)Synonym
apodus Lutjanus apodus (Walbaum [J. J.] 1792)Valid
aratus Lutjanus aratus (Günther [A.] 1864)Valid
argentata Lutjanus argentata (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Synonym
argentimaculatus Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Forsskål [P. S.] 1775)Valid
argentiventris Lutjanus argentiventris (Peters [W. C. H.] 1869)Valid
atrarius Lutjanus atrarius Suckow [G. A.] 1799Synonym
aubrieti Lutjanus aubrieti Desmarest [A. G.] 1823Synonym
aubrietii Lutjanus aubrietii Desmarest [A. G.] 1823Synonym
aurantiaca Lutjanus aurantiaca (Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)Synonym
aurantius Lutjanus aurantius Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
aureovittatus Lutjanus aureovittatus Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802Synonym
aureovittatus Lutjanus aureovittatus (Macleay [W.] 1879)Synonym
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