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Arctic Bonito
Katsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Scombridae - mackerels, tunas and bonitos »  genus Katsuwonus

Scientific synonyms

Euthynnus pelamis
Euthynnus pelamys (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gymnosarda pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gymnosarda pelamys (Linnaeus, 1758)
Katsowonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Katsuwinus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Katsuwonnus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Katsuwonus pelamys (Linnaeus, 1758)
Orcynus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Orcynus pelamys (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

= Atlantic Bonito
= Atu
= Banjo
= Barriolet
= Club Mackerel
= Lesser Tunny
= Mushmouth
= Ocean Bonito
= Oceanic Bonito
= Oceanic Skipjack
= Skipjack tuna
= Tuna
= Victor Fish
= Watermelon

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/13788]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Katsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [107]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [170310]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Katsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014

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