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Virididentex acromegalus

(Osório 1911)

Virididentex acromegalus was originally described as Dentex acromegalus by Osório in 1911. It belongs to the family Sparidae. It is commonly known as Bulldog dentex but has many other common names such as Odjita in Cape Verde, Denté du Cap Vert in France, Dentão-de-Cabo-Verde in Portugal, Sama bocona in Spain, Bulldog dentex in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   acromegalus
AuthorWI   Osório [B.]
AuthorNI   Osório
Qualification   ---
Year   1911
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Spariformes Spariformes
Family   Sparidae
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Genus   Virididentex
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Spariformes
Family   Sparidae
Genus   Virididentex
Original Name   Dentex        
Taxon Name   acromegalus
Original Combination   Dentex acromegalus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Dentex acromegalus
OriginalSubGenus   Dentex
Original Author   Osório
Original AuthorWI   Osório [B.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1911
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Ilha de Santo Antão, Cape Verde Islands.
Primary Code   ---
Page   61
Illustrations   Pl. 1 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Virididentex acromegalus
Current Species acromegalus
Current Genus Virididentex
Current AuthorWI Osório [B.]
Current AuthorNI Osório
Current Year 1911
Current Family Sparidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 40 to 60 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Virididentex acromegalus  (Osório 1911). Sparidae.
Name History   •Valid as Virididentex acromegalus (Osório 1911) -- (Bauchot & Hureau 1990:812 [ref. 18793], Wirtz et al. 2013:127 [ref. 32972], Carpenter & Iwatsuki in Carpenter & De Angelis 2016:2620 [ref. 34618], Parenti 2019:63 [ref. 36892]).

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