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Black-and-white Snapper, (M. niger)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Lutjanidae
Genus: Macolor
Bleeker, 1860
Type species
Macolor typus
Bleeker, 1860
  • Proamblys T. N. Gill, 1862

Macolor is a genus of snappers native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.[1] The currently recognized species in this genus are:[1]


  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Macolor in FishBase. December 2013 version.