Thunnus albacares (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformesScombridaeThunnus

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Full Name

Thunnus albacares (Bonnaterre, 1788)

Common names

  • Albacore eng
  • Allison tuna eng
  • Allison's tuna eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Bonnaterre, Joseph P. 1788. Tableau encyclopédique et méthodique des trois règnes de la nature.. Ichthyologie. Panckoucke, Paris.: i-lvi, 1-215, pls. A-B, 1-100.

Basionym

Scomber albacares Bonnaterre, 1788

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Brackish, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Perciformes
family
Scombridae
genus
Thunnus
species
Thunnus albacares
 
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Description

Description

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Bibliography

Abraham, R. and L. Lambeth (2001) Fisheries in Kosrae: Traditional and modern.: SPC Fisheries Newsletter 96:20-23.

Adams, T. and P. Dalzell (1994) Artisanal fishing.: Paper presented at the Workshop on Marine/Coastal Biodiversity in the Tropical Island Pacific Region, 2-9 November 1994, East West Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii. South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia. 19 p.

Afonso, P., F.M. Porteiro, R.S. Santos, J.P. Barreiros, J. Worms and P. Wirtz (1999) Coastal marine fishes of São Tomé Island (Gulf of Guinea).: Arquipélago 17(A):65-92.

Aldan, D.T. (2050) Checklist of fishes in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.: In prep.

Allen, G.R. and R.C. Steene (1988) Fishes of Christmas Island Indian Ocean.: Christmas Island Natural History Association, Christmas Island, Indian Ocean, 6798, Australia. 197 p.

Anonymous (1994) Atlas pesquero de México.: Instituto Nacional de la Pesca. 234 p.

Anonymous (1994) Welsh names of animals and plants: I Vertebrates: fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.: p.17-26. In W.B.L. Evans (ed.) Cyfres enwan (creaduriaid a phlauhigion: I creaduriaid asgwrn-cefn pysgod, amffibiaid, ymlusgiaid, adar a mamaliaid. Cymdeithas Edward Llwyd.

Bianchi, G. (1985) FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes. Field guide to the commercial marine and brackish-water species of Tanzania.: Prepared and published with the support of TCP/URT/4406 and FAO (FIRM) Regular Programme. FAO, Rome. 199 p.

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Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (119847273) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on 14-Feb-2017.