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African Lookdown
Selene dorsalis (Gill, 1863)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Carangiformes »  family Carangidae - jacks, amberjacks, pompanos »  genus Selene

Scientific synonyms

Vomer dorsalis Gill, 1863
Vomer brownii (non Agassiz, 1831)
Vomer gabonensis Guichenot, 1866
Selene gibbiceps Gilchrist, 1914
Vomer gibbiceps (Gilchrist, 1914)
Vomer goreensis Guichenot, 1866
Selene goreensis (Guichenot, 1866)
Vomer senegalensis Guichenot, 1866
Vomer setipinnis (non Mitchill, 1815)
Argyreiosus setipinnis (non Mitchill, 1815)

Other names

= African Moonfish
= Atlantic Moonfish
= Bluntnose
= Guinean Moonfish
= Hair-finned Silverfish
= Lookdown Fish
= Pampano
= Pomp

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [379]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24614]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Selene dorsalis (Gill, 1863)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Plíštil J., Novák J. (2011): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 7. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ropušnicotvaří (Scorpaeniformes) – ostnoploutví (Perciformes) – Percoidei], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 148 str. [as Selene dorsalis (Gill, 1863)]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019

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