Taxon profile


Black Ulua
Caranx melampygus Cuvier, 1833

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Carangidae - jacks, amberjacks, pompanos »  genus Caranx

Scientific synonyms

Carangichthys melampygus (Cuvier, 1833)
Carangus melampygus (Cuvier, 1833)
Caranx medusicola Jordan & Starks, 1895
Caranx melampyges Cuvier, 1833
Caranx stellatus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850
Caranx valenciennei Castelnau, 1873
Carynx melampygus (Cuvier, 1833)

Other names

= Bluefin Trevally

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1906]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/4968]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Caranx melampygus Cuvier, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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