Amarillo snapper

The Amarillo snapper lives in the reef-associated, brackish, marine, depth range 3 - 60 m environment.

Amarillo snapper Lutjanus argentiventris Spotted rose snapper Lutjanus guttatus Pacific dog snapper Lutjanus novemfasciatus More

Survival of amarillo snapper Lutjanus argentiventris (Peters 1869) at different salinities in captivity pp. 467-470(4) Authors: Serrano-Pinto, V.; Caraveo-Patiño, J. More

or Amarillo snapper (pargo), barred pargo, cabrilla, sierra, Mexican bonito, jack crevalle, African or gaff topsail pompano and triggerfish. A dinner that night of pompano, sierra and snapper was sumptuous. Those who preferred it were served barbecued steak. Jumbo foot-and-a-half-long squid were thick 12 miles offshore. More

Common names

Amarillo snapper in English
Boca colorada in Spanish (español)
Guachinango in Spanish (español)
Gul snapper in Danish (dansk)
Huachinango in Spanish (español)
Luciano-ventre-prateado in Portuguese (Português)
Miche in Spanish (español)
Pargo in sp
Pargo in Spanish (español)
Pargo amarillo in Spanish (español)
Pargo blanco in Spanish (español)
Pargo coliamarillo in Spanish (español)
Pargo colorado in Spanish (español)
Pargo de manglar in Spanish (español)
Pargo dentón in Spanish (español)
Pargo dientón in Spanish (español)
Pargo mulatillo in Spanish (español)
Pargo rojo in Spanish (español)
Pargo rosquero in Spanish (español)
Parvo in Spanish (español)
Schnapper in German (Deutsch)
Snapper in English
Snapper in German (Deutsch)
Vivaneau jaune in French (français)
Yellow snapper in English
yellowtail snapper in English
紋眼笛鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
纹眼笛鲷 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Lutjanidae
Genus : Lutjanus
Species : Lutjanus argentiventris
Authority : Peters, 1869