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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 127023

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 editorScombridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScombrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber glauciscus Pallas, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber punctatus Couch, 1849
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scomber Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scriptus Couch, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber vernalis Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber vulgaris Fleming, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber vulgaris Wood, 1837
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): 297 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskushaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskumbriUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshkombriUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkorbazi  [details]
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrillUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbreghel  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерноморска скумрия [from synonym]  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorverat  [details]
Czech Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrela obecná  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrel  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakreel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormackerelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic mackerel  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrilli  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaquereau communTrusted: edited by a thematic editormaquereau bleuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaquereau  [details]
Galician Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorxardaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcorreoloUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcabala  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMakrele [from synonym]  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakríll  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorronnach  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsgombroUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaccarelloUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlacerto  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΣκουμπρί  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrell  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrell  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrela atlantyckaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrela  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsardaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcavala  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscrumbie  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСкумбрия атлантическаяUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskumbriyaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrel  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorronnach an Atlantaigh  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskuša  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcaballa  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrill  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruskumru  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСкумбрія атлантична  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormacrell  [details]
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taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber scombrus japonicus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber japonicus Houttuyn, 1782
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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 Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBirkenfels (shipwreck) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [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 editorNothobomolochus scomberesocis (Krøyer, 1863) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pelamydis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdvena paradoxa (Van Beneden, 1851) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellisa scombri (Kurz, 1877) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rapax Milne Edwards, 1840 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus chilensis Avdeev, 1974 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellopsis paradoxa (Van Beneden, 1851) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKabatazus paradoxus (Van Beneden, 1851) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (134 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (623 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 FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (378 nucleotides; 259 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
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 plankton, amphipods, euphausiids, shrimps, small squid and crab and fish larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Labrador to Cape Lookout, N.C. [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Pelagic species found to depths of 200 m, overwinter near bottoms, move upward in spring. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Highly commercial, gamefish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Porbeagles, dogfish, Atlantic cod, bluefin tuna, swordfish, porpoises and harbour seals [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawn from mid June to mid July, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers, pelagic eggs and larvae  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127023
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). Scomber scombrus 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=127023 on 2014-08-20
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