Taxon profile


Atlantic White Marlin
Kajikia albida (Poey, 1860)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Carangiformes »  family Istiophoridae - billfishes and marlins »  genus Kajikia

Scientific synonyms

Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860
Tetrapterus albidus Poey, 1860
Lamontella albida (Poey, 1860)
Makaira albida (Poey, 1860)
Tetrapturus lessonae Canestrini, 1861
Makaira lessonae (Canestrini, 1861)

Vulnerable VU

Intertaxon relationships

prey: Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus, 1758 - Common Dolphifish

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [219]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/31221]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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