CaRMS Logo
Introduction | Search taxa | Taxon tree | Taxon match | Checklist | Literature | Stats | Photogallery | OBIS Vocab | Log in

CaRMS taxon details

Scombridae Rafinesque, 1815

125559  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125559)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Scombrinae Rafinesque, 1815
  » Genus Acanthocybium Gill, 1862
  » Genus Auxis Cuvier, 1829
    » Species Auxis rochei (Risso, 1810)
      » Subspecies Auxis rochei rochei (Risso, 1810)
    » Species Auxis thazard (Lacepède, 1800)
      » Subspecies Auxis thazard thazard (Lacepède, 1800)
  » Genus Euthynnus Lütken, 1883
    » Species Euthynnus affinis (Cantor, 1849)
    » Species Euthynnus alletteratus (Rafinesque, 1810)
    » Species Euthynnus lineatus Kishinouye, 1920
    » Species Euthynnus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Katsuwonus pelamis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Subsequent combination)
  » Genus Katsuwonus Kishinouye, 1915
  » Genus Sarda Cuvier, 1829
    » Species Sarda chiliensis (Cuvier, 1832)
      » Subspecies Sarda chiliensis chiliensis (Cuvier, 1832)
    » Species Sarda sarda (Bloch, 1793)
  » Genus Scomber Linnaeus, 1758
    » Species Scomber australasicus Cuvier, 1832
    » Species Scomber colias Gmelin, 1789
    » Species Scomber japonicus Houttuyn, 1782
    » Species Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Genus Scomberomorus Lacepède, 1801
  » Genus Thunnus South, 1845
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Distribution: tropical and subtropical seas. The 2 dorsal fins separate and depressible into grooves. Finlets following...  
Description Distribution: tropical and subtropical seas. The 2 dorsal fins separate and depressible into grooves. Finlets following anal and posterior dorsal fins. Origin of anterior dorsal fin well behind the head. Pectoral fins high on body. Pelvic fins below pectorals, with 6 fin rays. Gill membranes not united to isthmus. Small cycloid scales present. Two keels on slender caudal peduncle. Thunnus and close relatives with a specialized vascular system for heat exchange; the evolution of this and related adaptations for endothermy are discussed in Brock et al. 1993 Science 260:210-214. Thunninae=ISSCAAP 36; Scombrinae=ISSCAAP 37. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Scombridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: Nozères, C., Kennedy, M.K. (Eds.) (2021) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125559 on 2021-09-27
Nozères, C., Kennedy, M.K. (Eds.) (2021). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Scombridae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/carms./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125559 on 2021-09-27
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
changed
2021-06-30 08:41:38Z
changed

taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2021). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2021., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Distribution: tropical and subtropical seas. The 2 dorsal fins separate and depressible into grooves. Finlets following anal and posterior dorsal fins. Origin of anterior dorsal fin well behind the head. Pectoral fins high on body. Pelvic fins below pectorals, with 6 fin rays. Gill membranes not united to isthmus. Small cycloid scales present. Two keels on slender caudal peduncle. Thunnus and close relatives with a specialized vascular system for heat exchange; the evolution of this and related adaptations for endothermy are discussed in Brock et al. 1993 Science 260:210-214. Thunninae=ISSCAAP 36; Scombrinae=ISSCAAP 37. [details]
LanguageName 
English tunasmackerelsbonitos  [details]
Japanese サバ科  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål makrellfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk makrellfamilien  [details]
Swedish makrillfiskar  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Scombridae RAD114184-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Scombridae RAD114186-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally]

Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2021-09-27 GMT · contact: