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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 126803

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 editorCarangidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx Lacepède, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangus esculentus Girard, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangus hippos (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx antilliarum Bennett, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx carangua Lacepède, 1801 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx carangus (Bloch, 1793)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx defensor DeKay, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx erythrurus Lacepède, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx esculentus (Girard, 1859)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos hippos (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos tropicus Nichols, 1920
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippus (Linnaeus, 1766) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber carangus Bloch, 1793
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber hippos Linnaeus, 1766
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachurus cordyla Gronow, 1854
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrevalle jackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrevalleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon jackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcevalle jack  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcarangue crevalle  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑλογοκοκκάλι  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjurel comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcaballa  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkral balik  [details]
Direct child
taxa (3)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos caninus Günther, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx caninus Günther, 1867
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos hippos (Linnaeus, 1766) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos tropicus Nichols, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus robustus Bassett-Smith, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus constrictus Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus longipedis Bassett-Smith, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus praetextus Bere, 1936 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus arthrosis Roberts, 1969 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeolophus striatus Wilson C.B., 1913 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantholochus crevalleus (Cressey, 1981) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus giganteus Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus chorinemi Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus tenax Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnuretes heckelii (Krøyer, 1863) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus crevalleus Cressey, 1981 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps longicauda Cressey, 1966 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (27 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (299 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 (19 nucleotides; 16 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on smaller fish, shrimp and other invertebrates  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nova Scotia southward through the Caribbean Sea to Uruguay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Pelagic species, found in shallow, coastal waters over continental shelf, to depths of 350 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial, fishery, gamefish and aquarium fish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization, open water/ substratum egg scatterers  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126803
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). Caranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766). 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=126803 on 2014-12-19
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