Ruby snapper (Etelis carbunculus)

Also known as: Deepwater red snapper, Deepwater snapper, Jobfish, Queen snapper, Red snapper, Ruby-colored snapper fish, Snapper, Squirrelfish snapper
  
French: Perche Rouget, Vivaneau Rouge, Vivaneau Rubis
Spanish: Cachudo, Pargo RubĂ­, Salmonete de lo Alto
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLutjanidae
GenusEtelis (1)

The Ruby snapper is classified as Data Deficient (DD) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the ruby snapper (Etelis carbunculus) is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org