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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Alepes djedaba (Forsskål, 1775)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Alepes djeddaba Forsskål, 1775

Synonyms:

Selar djeddaba Forsskål, 1775
Scomber djeddaba Forsskål, 1775, Descript. animal.: 56 (Red Sea).
Caranx djeddaba: Rüppell, 1828: 97, pl. 25 (fig. 4) Cuvier, in Cuv. Val., 1833, 9: 51 Barnard, 1927: 546 Ben-Tuvia, 1953: 2 & 19; 1953: 464 Tortonese, 1961: 357 Ben-Tuvia, 1963: 115.
Caranx calla: Steinitz, 1927: 341; 1929: 84 Liebman, 1934: 324.
Caranx (Selar) djeddaba: Weber & Beaufort, 1931, 6: 214.
Selar djeddaba: Nichols, 1942: 266.
Alepes djeddaba: Tortonese, 1948: 283.
Caranx kalla (nec Cuv. Val.): Tortonese, 1952: 308, fig. 15; 1961: 357.
Atule djeddaba: Ben-Tuvia, 1966: 264.

Common names:

shrimp scad [En]

Shrimp scad (Alepes djedaba)