Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Sciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Sciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Sciaena umbra Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 289 (excl. syn. Hasselquist) ('Habitat in M. Mediterraneo'). Neotype: BMNH no. 1893.9.21.10, Zara, Dalmatia (design. by Trewavas, 1966: 5).
Sciaena nigra Bloch (nec Forsskål), 1792, Naturgesch. ausländ. Fische, 6: 35, pl. 297 (Mediterranean).
Johnius niger: Schneider, 1801: 76.
Sciaena umbra: Lacepède, 1802, 4: 314 ? Rafinesque, 1810: 17 Risso, 1810: 295; 1826: 410 E. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817: pl. 19 (fig. 5)1. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1829: 314 Jordan & Eigenmann, 1889: 397, 406 Buen, 1935: 121, fig. 83 Trewavas, 1962: 174; 1963: 354; 1966: 5 Svetovidov, 1964: 266, fig. 79.
Coracinus chalcis Pallas, 1814, Zoographia rosso-asiatica, 3: 256 (Alupka, Crimea). No type preserved; unpubl. fig. in Leningrad, see Trewavas, 1963, & Svetovidov, 1964.
Corvina nigra: Cuvier, 1830: 86 Valenciennes, 1840, in Cuvier's Règne anim., ed. III: 80, pl. 28 (fig. 1) Nordmann, 1840: 342, pl. 3 (fig. 1) Günther, 1860: 296 Gill, 1862d: 85 Steindachner, 1867: 671 Doderlein, 1878: 38 Moreau, 1881, 2: 402 Vinciguerra, 1883: 514, pl. 1 (fig. 1) Koken, 1884: 536, pl. X (fig 3) Doderlein, 1889: 105 Carus, 1893: 652 Vinciguerra, 1893: 314 Metzelaar, 1919: 238 Joubin & Le Danois, 1924: 94, fig. Dieuzeide, 1929: 142, pl. II Soljan, 1948: 203, fig. Cadenat, 1950: 225, fig. 159 Luna, 1950 (brain) Dieuzeide et al., 1954: 245, fig.
Corvina canariensis Cuvier, 1830, in Cuv. & Val., 5: 93. Type: MNHN no. 7609 (juv.).
Corvina umbra: Pietschmann, 1906: 137 Nobre, 1935: 32 Kazanova, 1949: 593, col. pl. 181 Banarescu, 1964: 718, fig. 313-314.
Johnius umbra: Fowler, 1936: 883 Tortonese & Trotti, 1949: 81 Lozano Rey, 1952: 234, pl. 18 (fig. 1) Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 703 Collignon, 1959: 7 Dollfus, 1960: 108 Palombi & Santarelli, 1961: 50, fig. Zei & Abel, in Riedl, 1970: 579, pl. 205.


Common names:

borb noir [Fr]
borvallo [Es]
brown meagre [En]
corb commun [Fr]
corb [Fr]
corb-de-mare [Ro]
corvallo [Es]
corvo [It]
elcorb [Ar]
escorbaï [Ar]
et-yam gedol-goz [Iw]
ghrab [Ar]
gurbell tark [Mlt]
iskine [Tu]
khenena [Eg]
konj [Hr]
roncador [Pr]
scorba [Ar
skios [He]
temni gorbil [Ru]
vranac [Hr]

Brown meagre (Sciaena umbra)