Taxon profile


Blackfin Jack
Atropus atropos (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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

Scientific synonyms

Atropus atropus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Brama atropos Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Caranx atropus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Other names

= Cleftbelly Kingfish
= Cleftbelly Trevally
= Kuweh Trevally

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/2641]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Atropus atropos (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1929]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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