WoRMS taxon details

Megalaspis cordyla (Linnaeus, 1758)

218430  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218430)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Scomber cordyla Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>[book].</em> Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae, vol. 1, 824 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Occurs in inshore waters of the continental shelf (Ref. 7300). Forms schools and feeds mainly on fish (Ref. 5213)....  
Description Occurs in inshore waters of the continental shelf (Ref. 7300). Forms schools and feeds mainly on fish (Ref. 5213). Generally marketed fresh (Ref. 5284). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Megalaspis cordyla (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218430 on 2019-07-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Scomber cordyla Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>[book].</em> Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae, vol. 1, 824 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in inshore waters of the continental shelf (Ref. 7300). Forms schools and feeds mainly on fish (Ref. 5213). Generally marketed fresh (Ref. 5284). [details]
 

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English torpedo scad  [details]
Japanese オニアジ  [details]
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