WoRMS taxon details

Thunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)

127029  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127029)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofScomber thynnus Linnaeus, 1758) 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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Thunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127029 on 2018-09-18
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (ofScomber thynnus Linnaeus, 1758) 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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Fonteneau, A. 1997. Atlas of tropical tuna fisheries. World catches and environment. ORSTOM. Paris. 192 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 McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on capelin, saury, herring, mackerel, lanternfishes, barracudinas [details]

Distribution Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Pelagic oceanic species found to depths of 100 m. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, aquaculture, gamefish [details]

Predators Man, mako sharks, pilot whales [details]

Reproduction Spawn in June, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers [details]
 

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Albanian toni  [details]
Breton toun rhû  [details]
Catalan tonyina  [details]
Czech tuňák obecný  [details]
Danish tunfisktunblåfinnet tunfisk  [details]
Dutch tonijnblauwvintonijnAtlantische tonijnAtlantische blauwvintonijn  [details]
English tunanorthern bluefin tunahorse mackerelblue-fin tunnyblue-fin tunabluefin tunaAtlantic bluefin tuna  [details]
Finnish tonnikala  [details]
French thon rouge du nordthon rouge de l'Atlantiquethon rouge  [details]
Galician atún vermello  [details]
German Thunfischroter Thunfischroter ThunNordatlantischer Thungroßer ThunBlauflossenthunfischAtlantischer blauflossen Thun  [details]
Hebrew טונה כחולהטונה אלבקור  [details]
Icelandic túnfiskur  [details]
Italian tonno rossotonno  [details]
Lithuanian paprastasis tunas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Ερυθρός τόννοςΕρυθρός ή Κυανόπτερος τόννος  [details]
Norwegian tunfiskmakrellstørje  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål makrellstørje  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk makrellstørje  [details]
Polish tuńczyk zwykłytuńczyk północnytuńczyk niebieskopłetwytuńczyk czerwonytuńczyk błękitnopłetwytunczykorkinos  [details]
Portuguese rabioatum-rabilhoatum  [details]
Romanian ton  [details]
Russian Тунец голубой антлантический [from synonym]tunets  [details]
Slovenian modroplavuti tun  [details]
Spanish atún rojoatún de aleta azul del Atlánticoatún comúnatún aleta azulatún  [details]
Swedish tonfiskröd tonfiskblåfenad tonfisk  [details]
Turkish ton balığıton baligimavi yüzgeçli orkinosmavi yuzgecli orkinos  [details]
Ukrainian тунець синiйТунець звичайний атлантичний Тунець звичайнийТунець блакитний атлантичний [from synonym]Тунець блакитнийТунецьзвичайний тунець  [details]
Welsh tiwna  [details]