Pseudanthias gibbosus

Pseudanthias gibbosus


Taxonavigation: Percoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Percoidei
Superfamilia: Percoidea

Familia: Serranidae
Subfamilia: Anthiadinae
Genus: Pseudanthias
Species: Pseudanthias gibbosus


  • Pseudanthias gibbosus (Klunzinger, 1884)

Syntypes: SMNS 3482 (2).

Type locality: Red Sea, Egypt, Al-Qusair, Red Sea Governorate.




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  • Heemstra, P. C. & Akhilesh, K. V., 2012: A review of the anthiine fish genus Pseudanthias (Perciformes: Serranidae) of the western Indian Ocean, with description of a new species and a key to the species. aqua, International Journal of Ichthyology, 18 (3): 121–164.
  • Kamohara, T., 1954: Eleven additions to the fish fauna of Prov. Tosa, including one new species of the family Serranidae. Research Reports of Kochin University, 3 (26): 1–6.
  • Klunzinger, C. B., 1884: Die Fische des Rothen Meeres. Eine kritische Revision mit Bestimmungstabellen. I. Teil. Acanthopteri veri Owen. Stuttgart. 1-133 + [13], Pls. 1-13.
  • Krupp, F. & Paulus, T., 1991: First record of the coral-reef fish Pseudanthias fasciatus (Kamohara, 1954) from the Red Sea (Perciformes: Serranidae). Fauna of Saudi Arabia, 12: 388–392.
  • Pseudanthias gibbosus in Catalog of Fishes, Eschmeyer, W.N., Fricke, R. & van der Laan, R. (eds.) 2024. Catalog of Fishes electronic version.