Several names share this combination and are defined under the rules of the zoological code. The species name Polyprion americanus might be an homonymy case.

Polyprion americanus (bloch & schneider, 1801)

Zoology

Name-bearing type

SYNTYPE MNHN-IC-B-0870

Taxonomy

Chordata 18
Actinopterygii 18
Perciformes 18
Percichthyidae 18
Polyprion 18

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Ichthyology (IC) 18

Polyprion americanus (Schneider, 1801)

Zoology

Taxonomy

Chordata 18
Actinopterygii 19
Perciformes 19
Percichthyidae 18
Serranidae 1
Polyprion 19

19 Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Ichthyology (IC) 18
Vertebrates - Others (ZA) 1