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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates ductor (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126811

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 editorNaucrates (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates ductor (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus ductor Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitripteronotus quinquemaculatus Lacepède, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus abreviatus Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus annularis Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus brachycentrus Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus compressus Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus leucurus Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauclerus triacanthus Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates angeli Whitley, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates cyanophrys Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates fanfarus Rafinesque, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates indicus Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates noveboracensis Cuvier, 1832
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates polysarcus Fowler, 1905
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaucrates serratus Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeriola dussumieri Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeriola succincta Valenciennes, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeriola succinta Valenciennes, 1833 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus pompilus 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 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorloodsmannetje  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpilot-fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpilotfish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpoisson piloteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfanfre  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorנווט חגור  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpesce pilota  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚολαούζος  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlosfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlosfisk  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРыба лоцман  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez piloto  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlotsfisk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalta palamuduUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklavuz baligi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛоцман переслідувач  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Coastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoastal Waters of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia [details]
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
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]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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 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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella filosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (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 (436 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
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 (3 nucleotides; 2 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 editorDescription Accompanies large sharks during oceanic wanderings to feed on the left-overs, as well as on their parasites and excrement. Aside from sharks, this species has a semi-obligate commensal relationship with rays, other fishes and turtles. Feeds on scraps of host's food, small fishes and invertebrates (Ref. 5288). Young are found at or near the surface of oceanic waters (Ref. 9283). Young are usually associated with jellyfishes and drifting seaweeds (Refs. 2850; 9563). Marketed fresh and salted/dried (Ref. 9283). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on scraps of host's left-overs, parasites and excrement; also on small fishes and invertebrates  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumtropical in tropical seas; Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada to Argentina  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat oceanic species with a semi-obligate commensal relationship with sharks, rays, other bony fishes and turtles  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Minor Commercial, fishery, aquarium, bait [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126811
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). Naucrates ductor (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=126811 on 2014-12-21
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