Thunnus orientalis (Temminck & Schl…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformesScombridaeThunnus

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Overview

Full Name

Thunnus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)

Common names

  • Bluefin tuna eng
  • Oriental bluefin-tuna eng
  • Pacific bluefin tuna eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Temminck, Coenraad J. & Hermann Schlegel. 1844. Pisces. [Unspecified Publisher] No. 5-6: 73-112.

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Brackish, Marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

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Classification

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

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Bibliography

Béarez, P. (1996) Lista de los peces marinos del Ecuador continental.: Rev. Biol. Trop. 44(2):731-741.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Collette, B.B. (1995) Scombridae. Atunes, bacoretas, bonitos, caballas, estorninos, melva, etc.: p. 1521-1543. In W. Fischer, F. Krupp, W. Schneider, C. Sommer, K.E. Carpenter and V. Niem (eds.) Guia FAO para Identification de Especies para lo Fines de la Pesca. Pacifico Centro-Oriental. 3 Vols. FAO, Rome.

FAO-FIES (2015) Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list.: Retrieved from http://www.fao.org/fishery/collection/asfis/en, [accessed 13/04/2015].

Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.

Ganaden, S.R. and F. Lavapie-Gonzales (1999) Common and local names of marine fishes of the Philippines.: Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippines. 385 p.

Hart, J.L. (1973) Pacific fishes of Canada.: Bull. Fish. Res. Board Can. 180:740 p.

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.