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Atlantic Mackerel
Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758

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

Scientific synonyms

Scomber glauciscus Pallas, 1814
Scomber punctatus Couch, 1849
Scomber scomber Linnaeus, 1766
Scomber scriptus Couch, 1863
Scomber vernalis Mitchill, 1815
Scomber vulgaris Fleming, 1828
Scomber vulgaris S. D. W., 1837

Other names

= Boston Mackerel
= Joey

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781) - Humpback Whale, Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758 - Common Dolphifish

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24238]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [118]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [170354]

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

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