Carribbean red snapper

The red snapper commonly inhabits waters from 30 to 200 ft , but can be caught as deep as 300 ft or more on occasion.

The Carribbean red snapper lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 10 - 190 m , usually 30 - 130 m environment.

Luciano-do-Golfo, Vermelho, Acara aya, Carribbean red snapper, mutton snapper, Vivanot jolle-bleu, Boca negra, bream, Pargo, Chillo, Pargo del golfo, Pargo guachinango, Mexican red snapper, Vivaneau campèche, Sarde rouge, Huachinango del Golfo, Cora, Red snapper, northern red snapper, Pagre fine, Pargo real, луциан красный .... More

Common names

Acara aya in Spanish (español)
Boca negra in Papiamento
bream in English
Carribbean red snapper in English
Chillo in Spanish (español)
Cora in Papiamento
Huachinango del Golfo in Spanish (español)
Luciano-do-Golfo in Portuguese (Português)
Lutjanus campechanus in French (français)
Mexican red snapper in English
mutton snapper in English
northern red snapper in English
Pagre fine in French (français)
Pargo in Papiamento
Pargo in Spanish (español)
Pargo colorado in Spanish (español)
Pargo del golfo in Spanish (español)
Pargo guachinango in Spanish (español)
Pargo real in Spanish (español)
Pensacola red snapper in English
Red snapper in English
Red snapper in Swedish (Svenska)
Röd snapper in Swedish (Svenska)
Roodvis in Dutch (Nederlands)
Roter Schnapper in German (Deutsch)
Rød snapper in Danish (dansk)
Sarde rouge in French (français)
Schnapper in German (Deutsch)
Snapper in German (Deutsch)
Vermelho in Portuguese (Português)
Vivaneau campèche in French (français)
Vivanot jolle-bleu in French (français)
луциан красный in Russian (русский язык)
勃氏笛鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
勃氏笛鲷 in Mandarin Chinese
西大西洋笛鯛 in Mandarin Chinese
西大西洋笛鲷 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Lutjanidae
Genus : Lutjanus
Species : Lutjanus campechanus
Authority : Poey, 1860