Taxon profile


mackerels, tunas and bonitos

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  suborder Scombroidei

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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 16

genus Acanthocybium Gill, 1862
genus Allothunnus Serventy, 1948
genus Auxis Cuvier, 1829
genus Carangopsis Agassiz, 1835
genus Cybiosarda Whitley, 1935
genus Euthynnus Lütken in Jordan & Gilbert, 1883
genus Gasterochisma Richardson, 1845
genus Grammatorcynus Gill, 1862
genus Gymnosarda Gill, 1862
genus Katsuwonus Kishinouye, 1915
genus Orcynopsis Gill, 1862
genus Rastrelliger Jordan & Starks, 1908
genus Sarda Cuvier, 1829
genus Scomber Linnaeus, 1758
genus Scomberomorus Lacépède, 1801
genus Thunnus South, 1845

Links and literature

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
[Data retrieved on: 10 June 2007]

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Taxa (not confirmed) - 15


extinct taxon