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Alectis Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Carangidae - jacks, amberjacks, pompanos

Scientific synonyms

Gallus (Lacépède, 1802)
Scyris (Cuvier, 1829)

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Alectis alexandrina (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817) - African Threadfish
species Alectis ciliaris (Bloch, 1787) - African Pompano

Alectis ciliaris - African Pompano

species Alectis indica (Rüppell, 1830) - Diamond Fish

Alectis indica - Diamond Fish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/128]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Alectis Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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