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Perca marina  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 643156

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Serranus scriba (Linnaeus, 1758)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Perca marina   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fernholm, Bo, Alwyne Wheeler  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: Linnaean fish specimens in the Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, vol. 78, no. 3   
  Page(s): 199-286   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0024-4082   
  Reference for: Perca marina   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Perca marina has been widely used in the combination Sebastes marinus (Linnaeus, 1758) in the family Scorpaenidae but the sources for the species description were referable to Serranus scriba (Linnaeus, 1758). Use of Sebastes marinus for the scorpaenid fish is a misapplication of the name, and Sebastes norvegicus (TSN 166781) should be used  



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