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Chinese silver pomfret, Pampus chinensis (Euphrasen, 1788)

Chinese silver pomfret: Pampus chinensis

Chinese silver pomfret: Pampus chinensis

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Suborder: Stromateoidei Family: Stromateidae (Butterfishes) Genus: Pampus Species: P. chinensis

Synonyms Stromateus chinensis Euphrasen, 1788 Stromateus sinensis Forster, 1795

Common/local names English: Chinese silver pomfret and Chinese pomfret Bangladesh: …read more

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Black pomfret, Parastromateus niger (Bloch, 1795)

Black pomfret: Parastromateus niger

Black pomfret: Parastromateus niger

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Carangidae (Jacks and pompanos) Genus: Parastromateus Species: P. niger

Synonyms Apolectus niger (Bloch, 1795) Citula halli Evermann & Seale, 1907 Formio niger (Bloch, 1795) Stromateus niger Bloch, 1795 Temnodon inornatus Kuhl …read more