Gempylus


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Synonyms for Gempylus

type genus of the Gempylidae

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The species were the following: bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus); albacore (Thunnus alalunga); longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); blue shark (Prionace glauca); dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus), also known as mahi mahi; skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamisY, yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares); striped marlin (Kajikia audax); sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneri); snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); and escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations species codes are used: SWO=swordfish (Xiphias gladius); DOL=dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus); BSH=blue shark (Prionace glauca); GES=snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); ALX=longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); and LEC=escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations species codes are used: SWO=swordfish (Xiphias gladius); BSH=blue shark (Prionace glauca); DOL=dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus); ALX=longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox); GES=snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens); and LEC=escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum).
In descending order of their proportion in the catch they were bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus), longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox), blue shark (Prionace glauca), mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus), sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneri), snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens), skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis), albacore (Thunnus alalunga), yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax), escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum), ono (Acanthocybium solandri), and shortbill spearfish (Tetrapturus angustirostris).
-- Long-finned bream Taractichthys longipinnis -- Mahi mahi Coryphaena hippurus 17,463 Oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus 555 Opah Lampris guttatus 68 Pomfrets Family Bramidae -- Ray's bream Brama brama -- Ribbonfishes Family Trachipteridae -- Rudderfish Centrolophus niger -- Sickle pomfret Taractichthys steindachneri -- Slender barracuda Sphyraena jello -- Snake mackerel Gempylus serpens 1971 Snake mackerels Family Gempylidae -- Southern Ray's bream Brama spp.
F 4.12 Family Hemiramphidae F 4.12 Oxyporhamphus micropterus F 4.12 Order Perciformes Family Echeneidae MiF 3.77 Rhombochirus osteochir MiF 3.77 Family Coryphaenidae Co 5.29 Coryphaena equiselis Co 5.29 Coryphaena hippurus Co 5.29 Family Carangidae Ca 5.29 Naucrates ductor Ca 5.29 Family Gempylidae G 5.29 Gempylus serpens G 5.29 Family Scombridae MiF 5.29 Acanthocybium solandri MiF 5.29 Auxis spp.
Gempylus serpens, Canthidermis maculatus, Diodon spp.).
+ Kyphosidae Kyphosus cinerascens + (Forsskal, 1775) Gempylidae Gempylus serpens Cuvier, 1829 + Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1829 + Ephippididae Platax spp.