Taxon profile


Blacktip Leatherskin
Scomberoides lysan (Forsskål, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Chorinemus aculeatus (non Bloch, 1793)
Chorinemus lysan (Forsskål, 1775)
Chorinemus mauritianus Cuvier, 1832
Chorinemus moadetta Cuvier, 1832
Chorinemus orientalis Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
Chorinemus sanctipetri Cuvier, 1832
Chorinemus tolooparah (Rüppell, 1829)
Lichia lysan (Forsskål, 1775)
Lichia tolooparah Rüppell, 1829
Scomber forsteri Schneider & Forster, 1801

Other names

= Blacktip Queenfish
= Double Dotted Queenfish
= Double Spotted Queenfish
= Double-spotted Queenfish
= Doublespotted Queenfish
= Giant Dart
= Largemouthed Leatherskin
= Leather Jacket
= Leather Skin
= Leatherback
= Leatherback Jack
= Leatherback Lae
= Port Hole Fish
= Queen Fish
= Queenfish

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24241]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scomberoides lysan (Forsskål, 1775)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [1951]

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

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