Trachurus trachurus   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Carangidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Caranx trachurus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scomber trachurus Linnaeus, 1758
Trachurus europaeus Gronow, 1854
Trachurus saurus Rafinesque, 1810
Trachurus vulgaris Fleming, 1828

Common Name (s)
• Atlantic Horse Mackerel (English)
• Atlantic Scad (English)
• Crake Herring (English)
• Horse Mackerel (English)
• Scad (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Bapat, SV; Deshmukh, VM; Krishnamoorthi, B; Muthiah, C; Kagwade, PV; Ramamirtham, CP; Mathew, KJ; Pillai, SK and C. Mukundan (1982) Species composition, distribution and abundance of major groups/species Fishery resources of the Exclusive Economic Zone of the NorthWest coast of India Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Kochi 33 1-86 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/808/1/Bulletin_No_33.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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