Percoidei

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Percoidei
Girella fimbriata.jpg
Girella fimbriata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Percoidei
Superfamilies
Labrax schizurus from the Eocene of Italy

Percoidei is one of 18 suborders of bony fishes in the order Perciformes. Many commercially harvested fish species are contained in this suborder, including the snappers, jacks, whitings, groupers, basses, perches, and porgies.

Divisions[edit]

The Percoidei are further divided into three superfamilies which contain over 50 families and hundreds of genera.

    • incertae sedis
      • Labrax Pallas 1810[1]
        • L. lepidotus Agassiz 1836
        • L. major Agassiz 1836
        • L. schizurus Agassiz 1835
        • L. vogdtii Bogatshov 1942

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