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Tripletail, Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Lobotidae (tripletails) Genus: Lobotes Species: L. surinamensis

Synonyms Bodianus triourus Mitchill, 1815 Holocentrus surinamensis Bloch, 1790 Lobotes auctorum Günther, 1859 Lobotes citrinus Richardson, 1846 Lobotes erate Cuvier, 1830 Lobotes farkharii Cuvier, 1830 Lobotes incurvus Richardson, 1846 Lobotes somnolentus Cuvier, 1830

Common/local names English: Tripletail Bangladesh: Samudra koi (সমুদ্র কই) and Sagor koi (সাগর কই) India: Chota-kekkat (Orissa), Musalti …read more