Taxon profile


Blackfin Crevalle
Alepes melanoptera Swainson, 1839

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 malam (Bleeker, 1851)
Atule malam (Bleeker, 1851)
Atule pectoralis (Chu & Cheng, 1958)
Caranx malam (Bleeker, 1851)
Caranx nigripinnis Day, 1876
Caranx pectoralis Chu & Cheng, 1958
Selar malam Bleeker, 1851

Other names

= Blackfin Scad
= Chinese Trevally

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1890]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/584]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Alepes melanoptera Swainson, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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