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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx ignobilis (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218414

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 editorCarangidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx Lacepède, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangus hippoides Jenkins, 1903
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx ekala Cuvier, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx lessonii Lesson, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaranx sansun (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber ignobilis Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScomber sansun Forsskål, 1775
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgiant trevally  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus robustus Bassett-Smith, 1898 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus longiventris Wilson C.B., 1917 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus fortis Kabata, 1965 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pagrosomi Yamaguti, 1939 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus zylanica Hameed & Pillai, 1986 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus carangis Hesse, 1878 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus giganteus Krøyer, 1863 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus confusus Pillai, 1961 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus inanis Ho & Lin, 2007 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps ulua Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (58 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (46 publications) 
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 (42 nucleotides; 47 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Adults usually solitary, and swim over the reef. Juveniles are found in estuaries. Usually feeds on fishes and crustaceans like crabs and spiny lobsters at night (Ref. 4887). Occurs at temperatures ranging from 26 to 29°C. Large individuals may be ciguatoxic. Sold mostly fresh and dried salted in markets.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218414
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Caranx ignobilis (Forsskål, 1775). 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=218414 on 2014-07-30
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