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Exocoetus Linnaeus, 1758

125692  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125692)

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Genus
Exocaetus (misspelling)
Exocetus (misspelling)
Exococtus (misspelling)
Halacypselurus (misspelling)
Species Exocoetus gibbosus Parin & Shakhovskoy, 2000
Species Exocoetus monocirrhus Richardson, 1846
Species Exocoetus obtusirostris Günther, 1866
Species Exocoetus peruvianus Parin & Shakhovskoy, 2000
Species Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758

Species Exocoetus acutus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Fodiator acutus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus affinis Günther, 1866 accepted as Hirundichthys affinis (Günther, 1866)
Species Exocoetus agoo Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 accepted as Cheilopogon agoo (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Species Exocoetus albidactylus Gill, 1863 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus altipennis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon altipennis (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus apus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cypselurus oligolepis (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus arcticeps Günther, 1866 accepted as Cheilopogon arcticeps (Günther, 1866)
Species Exocoetus atrodorsalis Günther, 1867 accepted as Parexocoetus brachypterus (Richardson, 1846)
Species Exocoetus bahiensis Ranzani, 1842 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus bicolor Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon exsiliens (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Exocoetus brachycephalus Günther, 1866 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus brachypterus Richardson, 1846 accepted as Parexocoetus brachypterus (Richardson, 1846)
Species Exocoetus brachysoma Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cypselurus oligolepis (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus brevipinnis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Prognichthys brevipinnis (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus californicus Cooper, 1863 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus californicus (Cooper, 1863)
Species Exocoetus callopterus Günther, 1866 accepted as Cypselurus callopterus (Günther, 1866)
Species Exocoetus chloropterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Prognichthys brevipinnis (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus cirriger Peters, 1877 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus japonicus (Franz, 1910)
Species Exocoetus comatus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Cypselurus comatus (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Exocoetus commersonii Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Species Exocoetus commersonnii Lacepède, 1803 accepted as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Species Exocoetus cribrosa Kner, 1867 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus cyanopterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus doederleinii Steindachner, 1887 accepted as Cheilopogon doederleinii (Steindachner, 1887)
Species Exocoetus dowii Gill, 1863 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus evolans Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Species Exocoetus exsiliens Linnaeus, 1771 accepted as Cheilopogon exsiliens (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Exocoetus fernandezianus Philippi, 1895 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus pinnatibarbatus (Bennett, 1831)
Species Exocoetus furcatus Mitchill, 1815 accepted as Cheilopogon furcatus (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Exocoetus gaussianus Lampe, 1914 accepted as Exocoetus obtusirostris Günther, 1866
Species Exocoetus georgianus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Exocoetus monocirrhus Richardson, 1846
Species Exocoetus gibbifrons Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Prognichthys gibbifrons (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus gryllus Klunzinger, 1871 accepted as Parexocoetus mento (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus heterurus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Cheilopogon heterurus (Rafinesque, 1810) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus hexazona Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Cypselurus hexazona (Bleeker, 1853)
Species Exocoetus hillianus Gosse, 1851 accepted as Parexocoetus hillianus (Gosse, 1851)
Species Exocoetus holubii Steindachner, 1881 accepted as Exocoetus obtusirostris Günther, 1866
Species Exocoetus hyperistius (Fowler, 1919) accepted as Hirundichthys speculiger (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus ilma Clarke, 1899 accepted as Hirundichthys ilma (Clarke, 1899)
Species Exocoetus katoptron Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cheilopogon katoptron (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus lamellifer Kner & Steindachner, 1867 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus lineatus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus pinnatibarbatus (Bennett, 1831)
Species Exocoetus longipinnis Castelnau, 1861 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus altipennis (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus lutkeni Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Cheilopogon melanurus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus maculipinnis Vinciguerra, 1883 accepted as Cheilopogon heterurus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Species Exocoetus melanocercus Ogilby, 1885 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus melanocercus (Ogilby, 1885)
Species Exocoetus melanopus Günther, 1868 accepted as Exocoetus monocirrhus Richardson, 1846
Species Exocoetus melanurus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon melanurus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus mento Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Parexocoetus mento (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus mesogaster Bloch, 1795 accepted as Parexocoetus mento (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus micropterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Oxyporhamphus micropterus micropterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus monocirrous Richardson, 1846 accepted as Exocoetus monocirrhus Richardson, 1846 (misspelling)
Species Exocoetus naresii Günther, 1889 accepted as Cypselurus naresii (Günther, 1889)
Species Exocoetus neglectus Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cypselurus oligolepis (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus nigricans Bennett, 1840 accepted as Cheilopogon nigricans (Bennett, 1840)
Species Exocoetus nigripennis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hirundichthys speculiger (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus nigripinnis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hirundichthys speculiger (Valenciennes, 1847) (misspelling)
Species Exocoetus nuttalii Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Cheilopogon furcatus (Mitchill, 1815)
Species Exocoetus oligolepis Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cypselurus oligolepis (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus opisthopus Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cypselurus opisthopus (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus orbignianus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus pinnatibarbatus (Bennett, 1831)
Species Exocoetus oxycephalus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Hirundichthys oxycephalus (Bleeker, 1853)
Species Exocoetus parrae Poey, 1868 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus pinnatibarbatus Bennett, 1831 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus pinnatibarbatus (Bennett, 1831)
Species Exocoetus poecilopterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cypselurus poecilopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus polleni Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Hirundichthys speculiger (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus procne De Filippi & Verany, 1857 accepted as Cheilopogon heterurus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Species Exocoetus roberti Müller & Troschel, 1848 accepted as Hirundichthys affinis (Günther, 1866)
Species Exocoetus robustus Günther, 1866 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus pinnatibarbatus (Bennett, 1831)
Species Exocoetus rondeletii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus rostratus Günther, 1866 accepted as Fodiator rostratus (Günther, 1866)
Species Exocoetus rubescens Rafinesque, 1818 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus rufipinnis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus simus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon simus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus solandri Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus altipennis (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus solitarius Bennett, 1860 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus speculiger Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hirundichthys speculiger (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
Species Exocoetus spilonotopterus Bleeker, 1865 accepted as Cheilopogon spilonotopterus (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus spilopterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon spilopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus spilopus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon exsiliens (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Exocoetus spilurus Günther, 1866 accepted as Cypselurus opisthopus (Bleeker, 1865)
Species Exocoetus unicolor Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Cheilopogon unicolor (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus vermiculatus Poey, 1860 accepted as Cheilopogon cyanopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus vinciguerrae Jordan & Meek, 1885 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus volador Jordan, 1884 accepted as Hirundichthys rondeletii (Valenciennes, 1847)
Species Exocoetus volans Solander, 1846 accepted as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Species Exocoetus xenopterus Gilbert, 1890 accepted as Cheilopogon xenopterus (Gilbert, 1890)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
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Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Exocoetus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125692 on 2018-11-19
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
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taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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Exocoetus volitans
 Exocoetus volitans
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Exocoetus volitans
 Exocoetus volitans
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