Two New Species Of Snappers (Pisces: Lutjanidae: Lutjanus) From The Indo-West Pacific

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Allen, Gerald R.; White, William T.; Erdmann, Mark V.;
  • Publisher: Zenodo
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.5281/zenodo.1036812, doi: 10.5281/zenodo.1036813
  • Subject: new species | coral reef fishes | Lutjanus | taxonomy | DNA barcoding | systematics | fishes | Lutjanus indicus | Lutjanidae | Lutjanus papuensis | Perciformes | ichthyology | snappers

Two new species of snappers, genus Lutjanus, are described from Indo-West Pacific seas. Lutjanus indicus is described from 20 specimens, 54.7–226 mm SL, from western Thailand, India, Sri Lanka, and Bahrain. It has also been photographed at Oman and the Andaman Islands (... View more
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