WoRMS taxon details

Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758

127023  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127023)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 297 [details]   
Distribution Labrador to Cape Lookout, N.C.  
Distribution Labrador to Cape Lookout, N.C. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127023 on 2018-04-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 297 [details]   

original description  (ofScomber scomber Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. 1 (1): 1-532. [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, 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]   

additional source Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p. [details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 297 [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber scomber Linnaeus, 1758) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofScomber scomber Linnaeus, 1758) 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]   

additional source  (ofScomber scomber Linnaeus, 1758) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber glauciscus Pallas, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber punctatus Couch, 1849) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber scriptus Couch, 1863) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber vernalis Mitchill, 1815) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber vulgaris Fleming, 1828) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScomber vulgaris Wood, 1837) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on plankton, amphipods, euphausiids, shrimps, small squid and crab and fish larvae [details]

Distribution Labrador to Cape Lookout, N.C. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Pelagic species found to depths of 200 m, overwinter near bottoms, move upward in spring. [details]

Importance Social- Highly commercial, gamefish [details]

Predators Porbeagles, dogfish, Atlantic cod, bluefin tuna, swordfish, porpoises and harbour seals [details]

Reproduction Spawn from mid June to mid July, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers, pelagic eggs and larvae  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian skushaskumbrishkombrikorbazi  [details]
Breton brillbreghel  [details]
Bulgarian Черноморска скумрия [from synonym]  [details]
Catalan verat  [details]
Czech makrela obecná  [details]
Danish makrel  [details]
Dutch makreelAtlantische makreel  [details]
English mackerelAtlantic mackerel  [details]
Finnish makrilli  [details]
French maquereau communmaquereau bleumaquereau  [details]
Galician xardacorreolocabala  [details]
German Makrele [from synonym]Atlantische Makrele  [details]
Icelandic makríll  [details]
Irish ronnach  [details]
Italian sgombromaccarellolacerto  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Σκουμπρί  [details]
Norwegian makrell  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål makrell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk makrell  [details]
Polish makrela atlantyckamakrela  [details]
Portuguese sardacavala  [details]
Romanian scrumbie  [details]
Russian Скумбрия атлантическаяskumbriyamakrel  [details]
Scottish Gaelic ronnach an Atlantaigh  [details]
Slovenian skuša  [details]
Spanish caballa  [details]
Swedish makrill  [details]
Turkish uskumru  [details]
Ukrainian Скумбрія атлантична  [details]
Welsh macrell  [details]