Taxon profile


Thyrsites atun (Euphrasen, 1791)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Gempylidae - snake mackerels »  genus Thyrsites

Scientific synonyms

Leionura atun (Euphrasen, 1791)
Leionura atun dentatus (Forster, 1801)
Scomber atun Euphrasen, 1791
Scomber dentatus Forster, 1801
Scomber dentex Forster, 1843
Scomber lanceolatus Cuvier, 1832
Scomber splendens Richardson, 1843
Thyrsites altivelis Richardson, 1839
Thyrsites chilensis Cuvier, 1832

Other names

= Barracouta
= Barracuda
= Couta

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [489]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/26812]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Thyrsites atun (Euphrasen, 1791)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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