Taxon profile


jacks, amberjacks, pompanos
Carangidae Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Carangiformes »  suborder Carangoidei


Selene vomer - Lookdown Fish

Selene vomer - Lookdown Fish

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Gnathanodon speciosus - Golden Trevally

Gnathanodon speciosus - Golden Trevally

Author: Milan Kořínek

Alectis indica - Diamond Fish

Alectis indica - Diamond Fish

Author: Milan Kořínek

Functions restricted to taxon Carangidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 30

genus Alectis Rafinesque, 1815
genus Alepes Swainson, 1839
genus Atropus Oken, 1817
genus Atule Jordan & Jordan, 1922
genus Campogramma Regan, 1903
genus Carangoides Bleeker, 1851
genus Caranx Lacépède, 1801
genus Chloroscombrus Girard, 1858
genus Decapterus Bleeker, 1851
genus Elagatis Bennett, 1840
genus Gnathanodon Bleeker, 1851
genus Hemicaranx Bleeker, 1862
genus Lichia Cuvier, 1816
genus Megalaspis Bleeker, 1851
genus Naucrates Rafinesque, 1810
genus Oligoplites Gill, 1863
genus Pantolabus Whitley, 1931
genus Parastromateus Bleeker, 1865
genus Parona Berg, 1895
genus Pseudocaranx Bleeker, 1863
genus Scomberoides Lacépède, 1801
genus Selar Bleeker, 1851
genus Selaroides Bleeker, 1851
genus Selene Lacépède, 1802
genus Seriola Cuvier, 1816
genus Seriolina Wakiya, 1924
genus Trachinotus Lacépède, 1801
genus Trachurus Rafinesque, 1810
genus Ulua Jordan & Snyder, 1908
genus Uraspis Bleeker, 1855

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/77]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Carangidae]
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 Carangidae]
Data retrieved on: 19 August 2019
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Carangidae Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 22 March 2007]

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