Taxon profile


Banded Scad
Alepes djedaba (Forsskål, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Alepes djedabba (Forsskål, 1775)
Alepes djeddaba (Forsskål, 1775)
Atule djedaba (Forsskål, 1775)
Atule kalla (Cuvier, 1833)
Caranx djedaba (Forsskål, 1775)
Caranx djedabba (Forsskål, 1775)
Caranx djeddaba (Forsskål, 1775)
Caranx kalla Cuvier, 1833
Caranx microbrachium Fowler, 1934
Scomber djedaba Forsskål, 1775

Other names

= Djeddaba Crevalle
= Djeddaba Scad
= Horse Mackerel

Least Concern
[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1889]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/582]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Alepes djedaba (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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