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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 126385

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 editorBeloniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocaetus commersonnii Lacepède, 1803 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocaetus volans Solander, 1846 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocaetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus commersonii Lacepède, 1803 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus commersonnii Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus evolans Linnaeus, 1766
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus volans Solander, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus volitans vagabundus Whitley, 1937
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocypselus evolans (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocypselus mesogaster Weinland, 1858
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 316 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshk fluturuesUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshk dallëndysheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordallnysh detiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordallëndyshe deti  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvliegende vis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortropical two-wing flying-fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortropical two-wing flyingfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflying fish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpoisson volantUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorexocet  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfliegender Fisch  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpesce volante  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvolador tropicalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez volador  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus volitans vagabundus Whitley, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus unicirrus Richiardi, 1880 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus cornutus (Claus, 1864) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus atlanticus Avdeev, 1978 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus exocoeti Avdeev, 1978 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus paruchini Avdeev, 1978 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus saetiger (Wilson C.B., 1911) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella blainvillei (Le Sueur, 1824) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (240 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 34 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126385
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758. 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=126385 on 2014-08-02
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