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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomidae 
AphiaID: 125554

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluefishes  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonenion accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopharis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomix accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomer accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparactodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSypterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific. Dorsal fins 2. Soft-rayed parts of dorsal and anal fins scaly. Preopercle bearing a membrane flap over the subopercle. Pectorals with a black blotch at base.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125554
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Pomatomidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125554 on 2014-12-26
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