Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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

Slope Soapfish Rypticus carpenteri

Classification

Serranidae [family]
Rypticus [genus] (4)
carpenteri [species]

Classification

Serranidae [family]
Rypticus [genus] (4)
carpenteri [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Saba Bank
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba Bank

  • Publication

      Baldwin, C.C., Weigt, L.A. 2012. A new species of soapfish (Teleostei: Serranidae: Rypticus), with redescription of R. subbifrenatus and comments on the use of DNA barcoding in systematic studies. Copeia 1: 23-36.