Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Cubera Snapper Lutjanus cyanopterus

Photo: Floris Bennema

Classification

Lutjanidae [family]
Lutjanus [genus] (11)
cyanopterus [species]

Classification

Lutjanidae [family]
Lutjanus [genus] (11)
cyanopterus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Saba Bank
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba Bank
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Notes on presence status Marine species are considered ubiquitous around the Dutch Caribbean islands by Macrae et al (2021), but this species has not been recorded yet on Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten and Saba.

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