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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Eupercaria
Ordo: Perciformes
Subordo: Percoidei
Superfamilia: Percoidea

Familia: Sciaenidae
Genus: Sciaenops
Species: S. ocellatus – †S. rossettiae

Sciaenops Gill, 1863

Gender: Masculine
Type species: Perca ocellata Linnaeus, 1766
Type by monotypy


Gill, T.N. 1863: Catalogue of the North American sciaenoid fishes. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 15: 28–32. BHL


Sciaenops – Taxon details on Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS).
Sciaenops in the World Register of Marine Species
Sciaenops species list in FishBase,
Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2023. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication,, version 10/2023.
Sciaenops and its species (including synonyms) in Catalog of Fishes, Eschmeyer, W.N., Fricke, R. & van der Laan, R. (eds.) 2023. Catalog of Fishes electronic version.

Vernacular names
català: Corball ocel·lat
Deutsch: Roter Trommler
English: Red drum
lietuvių: Raudonoji kuprotė
polski: Kulbak czerwony
中文: 紅擬石首魚

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