Taxon profile


Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Pomatomidae - bluefishes »  genus Pomatomus

Scientific synonyms

Cheilodipterus heptacanthus Lacépède, 1801
Cheilodipterus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)
Chromis epicurorum Gronow, 1854
Gasterosteus saltatrix Linnaeus, 1766
Gonenion serra Rafinesque, 1810
Lopharis mediterraneus Rafinesque, 1810
Perca lophar Forsskål, 1775
Pomatomix saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)
Pomatomus pedica Whitley, 1931
Pomatomus saltator (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

= Bluefish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21494]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [364]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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