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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 127029

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 editorThunnus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus South, 1845
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbacora thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcynus secondidorsalis (Storer, 1855) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcynus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber thynnus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus secundodorsalis (Storer, 1855)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus vulgaris (Cuvier, 1832)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus linnei Malm, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus mediterraneus Risso, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus secundodorsalis Storer, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThynnus vulgaris Cuvier, 1832
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 editortoni  [details]
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortoun rhû  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonyina  [details]
Czech Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuňák obecný  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunfiskUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåfinnet tunfisk  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonijnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauwvintonijnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantische tonijn  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern bluefin tunaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhorse mackerelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue-fin tunnyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue-fin tunaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluefin tunaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic bluefin tuna  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonnikala  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthon rouge du nordUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthon rouge  [details]
Galician Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún vermello  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThunfischUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroter ThunfischUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroter ThunUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNordatlantischer ThunUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgroßer ThunUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlauflossenthunfisch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorטונה כחולהUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorטונה אלבקור  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortúnfiskur  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonno rossoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonno  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaprastasis tunas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕρυθρός τόννοςUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕρυθρός ή Κυανόπτερος τόννος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunfiskUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrellstørje  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrellstørje  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormakrellstørje  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuńczyk zwykłyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuńczyk północnyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuńczyk niebieskopłetwyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuńczyk czerwonyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortuńczyk błękitnopłetwyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunczykUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editororkinos  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrabioUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratum-rabilhoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratum  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorton  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунец голубой антлантический [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortunets  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormodroplavuti tun  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún rojoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún de aleta azul del AtlánticoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún aleta azulUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratún  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortonfiskUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorröd tonfiskUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåfenad tonfisk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorton balığıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorton baligiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormavi yüzgeçli orkinosUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormavi yuzgecli orkinos  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorтунець синiйUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунець звичайний атлантичний Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунець звичайнийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунець блакитний атлантичний [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунець блакитнийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТунецьUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorзвичайний тунець  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortiwna  [details]
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taxa (3)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus maccoyii (Castelnau, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus maccoyii (Castelnau, 1872)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
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]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [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 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 editorCaligus bonito Wilson C.B., 1905 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus coryphaenae Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryphorus brachypterus (Gerstaecker, 1853) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachiella thynni Cuvier, 1830 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella filosa (Linnaeus, 1758) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocycnus appendiculatus Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocycnus thunnus Brandes, 1955 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCecrops latreillii Leach, 1816 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryphorus hemipterus (Wilson C.B., 1921) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus productus Dana, 1852 (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 (77 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (207 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 (11110 nucleotides; 222 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 capelin, saury, herring, mackerel, lanternfishes, barracudinas [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Pelagic oceanic species found to depths of 100 m. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Man, mako sharks, pilot whales [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawn in June, open water/ Substratum egg scatterers [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127029
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). Thunnus thynnus (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=127029 on 2014-09-21
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