LETHRINIDAE

Golani, Daniel & Fricke, Ronald, 2018, Checklist of the Red Sea Fishes with delineation of the Gulf of Suez, Gulf of Aqaba, endemism and Lessepsian migrants, Zootaxa 4509 (1), pp. 1-215: 98-100

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4509.1.1

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5962446

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LETHRINIDAE
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LETHRINIDAE  

Gymnocranius grandoculis (Valenciennes 1830)  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Egypt ( Marshall 1952, as Gymnocranius griseus   ), Israel ( Ben-Tuvia & Steinitz 1952, as Dentex robinsoni   ; Fowler & Steinitz 1956, as Gymnocranius robinsoni   ), Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870, as Dentex rivulatus   ), Saudi Arabia (Rüppell 1838, as Dentex rivulatus   ; Smith 1941, as Gymnocranius ruppellii   ; Bogorodsky et al. 2014b).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-Wst Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall, Line and   Marquesas islands.

Lethrinus borbonicus Valenciennes 1830  

Gulf of Suez: Egypt (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830a, as Lethrinus bungus   ).

Gulf of Aqaba: Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Lieske & Myers 2010), Eritrea (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830a, as Lethrinus bungus   ).

General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa and Persian Gulf to Madagascar and Mascarenes.

Lethrinus harak (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775)  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Jordan ( Debelius 2007).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870), Sudan ( Botros 1971), Eritrea (Clark et al. 1968), Saudi Arabia (Rüppell 1838).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall Islands, Samoa and Tonga.

Lethrinus lentjan (Lacepède 1802)  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Egypt ( Marshall 1952, as Lethrinus mahsenoides   ), Israel ( Ben-Tuvia & Steinitz 1952, as Lethrinus mahsenoides   ), Jordan ( Marshall 1952, as Lethrinus mahsenoides   ).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870, as Lethrinus mahsenoides   ), Sudan ( Fowler 1931, as Lethrinus mahsenoides   ), Eritrea (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830b, as Lehrinus mahsenoides   ; Sato 1978), Saudi Arabia ( Gladstone 2002), Yemen (Heda et al. 1998).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall Islands and Tonga.

Lethrinus mahsena (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775)  

Gulf of Suez: Egypt ( Gruvel & Chabanaud 1937).

Gulf of Aqaba: Egypt ( Marshall 1952), Israel ( Ben-Tuvia & Steinitz 1952), Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870), Sudan ( Bamber 1915), Eritrea ( Kossmann & Räuber 1877), Saudi Arabia (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775, as Sciaena mahsena   ; see Fricke 2008), Yemen (Heda et al. 1998).

General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: East Africa east to Sri Lanka.

Lethrinus microdon Valenciennes 1830  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Egypt ( Marshall 1952), Jordan ( Marshall 1952).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1884, as Lethrinus acutus   ), Saudi Arabia ( Wassef & Bawazeer 1992, as Lethrinus elongatus   ), Eritrea ( Botros 1971, as Lethrinus acutus   ), Yemen (Heda et al. 1998, as Lethrinus elongatus   and L. micodon   ).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Palau and New Guinea.

Lethrinus nebulosus (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775)  

Gulf of Suez: Egypt (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830b, as Lethrinus gothofredi   ; Rüppell 1838).

Gulf of Aqaba: Egypt ( Marshall 1952), Israel ( Ben-Tuvia & Steinitz 1952), Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870), Eritrea (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830b), Saudi Arabia ( Sato 1978), Yemen (Heda et al. 1998).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Samoa and Tonga.

Lethrinus obsoletus (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775)  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Jordan ( Khalaf 2004).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870, as Lethrinus ramak   ), Eritrea ( Kossmann & Räuber 1877, as Lethrinus ramak   ), Saudi Arabia (Rüppell 1838, as Lethrinus ramak   ; Tortonese 1983).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Wake Atoll and Tuamotu Archipelago.

Lethrinus olivaceus Valenciennes 1830  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: ¯

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1884, as Lethrinus miniatus   ), Saudi Arabia ( Sato 1978, as Lethrinus miniatus   ).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall and northern Line islands and Henderson Island ( Pitcairn Group).

Lethrinus variegatus Valenciennes 1830  

Gulf of Suez: Egypt (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830b).

Gulf of Aqaba: Israel ( Ben-Tuvia & Steinitz 1952), Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870), Sudan ( Botros 1971), Eritrea (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830b), Saudi Arabia (Rüppell 1838, as Lethrinus latifrons   ; Roux-Estève 1956).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Ryukyu Islands and New Guinea.

Lethrinus xanthochilus Klunzinger 1870  

Gulf of Suez:   Egypt (new record, based on HUJ 17020 View Materials , identified by D. Golani).

Gulf of Aqaba: Israel (new record, based on HUJ 13260, HUJ 13620, identified by A. Ben-Tuvia)   .

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall   , Marquesas and Gambier islands   .

Monotaxis grandoculis (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775)  

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Israel ( Shpigel, 1997), Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1870, as Sphaerodon grandoculis   ), Sudan ( Edwards & Rosewell 1981), Eritrea ( Picaglia 1895, as Sphaerodon grandoculis   ), Saudi Arabia (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775, as Sciaena grandoculis   ; see Fricke 2008).

General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Hawaiian and Line islands and Pitcairn Group.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Actinopterygii

Order

Perciformes

Family

Lethrinidae

Loc

LETHRINIDAE

Golani, Daniel & Fricke, Ronald 2018
2018
Loc

Lethrinus xanthochilus

Klunzinger 1870
1870
Loc

Lethrinus gothofredi

Valenciennes 1830
1830
Loc

Lethrinus harak (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775 )

Forsskal in Niebuhr 1775
1775
Loc

Lethrinus mahsena (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775 )

Forsskal in Niebuhr 1775
1775
Loc

Lethrinus nebulosus (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775 )

Forsskal in Niebuhr 1775
1775
Loc

Lethrinus obsoletus (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775 )

Forsskal in Niebuhr 1775
1775
Loc

Monotaxis grandoculis (Forsskål in Niebuhr 1775 )

Forsskal in Niebuhr 1775
1775