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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena barracuda (Edwards, 1771) 
AphiaID: 345843

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 editorSphyraenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena Artedi, 1793
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgrioposphyraena barracuda (Walbaum, 1792)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsox barracuda Edwards, 1771
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsox barracuda Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena baracuda (Walbaum, 1792) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena barracuda (Walbaum, 1792)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena becuna Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena commersonii Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena dussumieri Valenciennes, 1831
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena picuda Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena sphyraena picuda Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyphyraena barracuda (Walbaum, 1792) (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record FishBase, version december 2007, available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat barracuda  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarracuda  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMtwapa [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]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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) [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 editorWestern Indian Ocean [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus infestans Heller, 1865 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanote goodi Causey, 1960 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus isonyx Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pauliani Nuñes-Ruivo & Fourmanoir, 1956 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMidias lobodes Wilson C.B., 1911 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (102 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (123 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts (USA), Bermuda, and throughout the Caribbean Sea to Brazil  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345843
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-06-17 07:30:54Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Sphyraena barracuda. 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=345843 on 2014-09-16
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