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species

Blue Flying Fish
Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Beloniformes »  family Exocoetidae - flyingfishes »  genus Exocoetus

Scientific synonyms

Exocaetus commersonnii Lacépède, 1803
Exocaetus volans Solander, 1846
Exocaetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Exocetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758
Exocoetus commersonii Lacépède, 1803
Exocoetus commersonnii Lacépède, 1803
Exocoetus evolans Linnaeus, 1766
Exocoetus volans Solander, 1846
Exocoetus volitans vagabundus Whitley, 1937
Halocypselus evolans (Linnaeus, 1766)

Other names

= Cosmopolitan Flyingfish
= Flyingfish
= Linne's Flying Fish
= Tropical Two-wing
= Tropical Two-wing Flyingfish
= Two Winged Flying Fish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/9163]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1032]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2009): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 6.Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - cipalové (Mugiliformes), hrdložábří (Synbranchiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 94 str. [as Exocoetus volitans Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2013

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