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Scientific Name: Lutjanus sanguineus

Acceptable Market Name(s): Snapper or Scarlet Snapper
Common Name: Bloodred Snapper
Scientific Name: Lutjanus sanguineus
Hazard Information: HAZ
ITIS TSN (see note below): TSN 168871
Vernacular Name(s) (See note below.*): Blood Snapper
Saddletailed Seaperch
Red Bream
Red Jaw
Humphead Snapper

* Note: The Vernacular Name(s) (if any listed above) are for CROSS REFERENCE ONLY, and generally not acceptable
for product labeling in interstate commerce. Their use may result in seafood misbranding.

# Note: The Taxonomic Serial Number (TSN) link (if available) provides access to taxonomic information for this species
from the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). When accessing this site, you are exiting FDA content. disclaimer icon

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