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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 151482

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 editorPomatomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus Lacepède, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilodipterus heptacanthus Lacepède, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilodipterus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromis epicurorum Gronow, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus saltatrix Linnaeus, 1766
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonenion serra Rafinesque, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopharis mediterraneus Rafinesque, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca lophar Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomix saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus pedica Whitley, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus saltator (Linnaeus, 1766) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomus skib Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomer sypterus Pallas, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparactodon nalnal Rochebrune, 1880
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSypterus pallasii Eichwald, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnodon conidens Castelnau, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnodon saltator (Linnaeus, 1766) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnodon tubulus Saville-Kent, 1893
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 1): 1-532. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeepiranhaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorelweUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauwebaarsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblauwe vis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnapperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue fish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortassergal  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlaufisch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorגומבר טורפני [from synonym]  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorserra  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓοφάρι  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordyphavsabbor  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranchova  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛуфарь обыкновенный  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranjova de bancoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranjovaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoranchova de banco  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblåfisk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlufer [from synonym]  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛуфар звичайний  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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) [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus coryphaenae Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus mauritanicus Brian, 1924 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pelamydis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachiella thynni Cuvier, 1830 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus pomatomi Rathbun, 1887 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus affinis Kurian, 1961 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus temnodontis Brian, 1924 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (104 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (316 publications) 
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 (212 nucleotides; 76 proteins) 
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 Juveniles feed on crustaceans, molluscs and small bluefish; adults feed on a variety of fish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to Bermuda [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 2- 200 m in oceanic and coastal waters, most common in surf areas. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Green lamprey, thresher, blue shark, longfin mako (For a complete list, see fishbase.org) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151482
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766). 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=151482 on 2014-07-23
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