Taxon profile


Atlantic White Marlin
Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Istiophoridae - billfishes and marlins »  genus Tetrapturus

Scientific synonyms

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

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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