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Synonym of Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 1766)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Pomatomus saltator (Linnaeus, 1766)

Synonyms:

Gasterosteus Saltatrix Linnaeus, 1766, Syst. Nat., ed. XII: 491 ('Habitat in Carolina'). Syntypes: L.S. no. 116 & 135 (cf. Günther, 1898: 29, 32).
Perca lophar Forsskål, 1775, Descr. animal . . .: 38 (Constantinople).
Gasterosteus Saltatrix: Gmelin, 1789: 1326 Walbaum, 1792: 449.
Perca lophar: Gmelin, 1789: 1311-1312.
Cheilodipterus heptacanthus Lacepède, 1801, Hist. nat. Poissons, 3: 539, 542-543, pl. 21 (fig. 3) (Le Grand Océan équinoxial': Fort-Dauphin, Madagascar).
Pomatomus skib Lacepède, 1801, ibid., 4: 435 436, pl. 8 (fig. 3) (Caroline).
Gonenion Serra Rafinesque, 1810, Caratt. Gen. Spec. Sicil.: 53, pl. X (fig. 3) (Sicily) & 1810, Indice Ittiol. sicil.: 36.
Lopharis mediterraneus Rafinesque, 1810, Indice Ittiol. sicil.: 17.
Scomber Sypterus Pallas, 1814, Zoogr. ross.-asiat., 3: 220-221 [pl. XLVII (fig. 2-2a): I have not seen the plate] (Black Sea).
Temnodon saltator Cuvier, 1829, Règne animal, ed. II, 2: 207.
Sypterus pallasii Eichwald, 1831, Zool. Spec.: 69.
Temnodon saltator: Valenciennes, 1833, in Cuv. Val., 9: 225-226, pl. 260 Storer, 1839: 362-365 Valenciennes, 1841: 131, pl. 56 (fig. 3) DeKay, 1842: 130-132, pl. 26 (fig. 81) Valenciennes, 1843: 58, pl. 13 [1838] (fig. 2) (Canaries) Storer, 1855: 159-161, pl. 15 (fig. 1) A. Agassiz, 1882: 275-276, pl. II (fig. 5) Griffini, 1903: 407, fig. 219 Chabanaud & Monod, 1927: 275, fig. 26 Ninni, 1932: 201-209.
Chromis epicurorum Gronow (ex Garden), 1854, in Gray, Cat. Fishes . . . Brit. Mus.: 149-151. Holotype: BMNH no. 1853.11.12.45.
Temnodon conidens Castelnau, 1861:141 (Le Cap, Algoa Bay).
Sparactodon nalnal Rochebrune, 1880, Bull. Soc. philom. Paris, (7) 4: 162-163 (Senegal); 1882: 104-105, pl. IV (fig. 2);1883: 80-82, pl. IV (fig. 2). Holotype: MNHN no. A 2421.
Pomatomus saltator: Jordan & Gilbert, 1882: 448 Barnard, 1927: 509-511, pl. XXII (fig 3) Borcea, 1936: 222 J. L. B. Smith, 1949: 224, pl. 24 (fig. 547) Cadenat, 1951: 181-182, fig. 94 (P. saltatrix) Bini, 1965: 169, pl. 154; 1968, 5: 41-42, 1 fig. (col.) p. 41 Geldiay, 1969: 69-70, fig. 14.
Pomatomus saltatrix: Goode, 1884: pl. 174 (left) Jordan & Evermann, 1896, 1: 946-947 McCulloch, 1922: 61, pl. XXI (no. 185a) Fowler, 1936: 725-726, fig. 323 (juv.) Slastenenko, 1939: 74-75 Lozano Rey, 1952: 586-589, fig. 25 (juv. from Fowler) & pl. XLI (fig. 1) Carausu, 1952: 633, fig. 429 (from Knipovitch) Poll, 1954 112, fig. 31 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 656-657, fig. 287 (from Jordan & Evermann) Hasan & Serban, 1959: 181-182, fig. 16-17, pl. IX [scales] Banarescu, 1954: 727-729, fig. 319 Svetovidov, 1964: 245-248, fig. 74 Cervigon, 1966: 356, fig. 146-147 Blache et al., 1970: 321, fig. 835a-b.
Cheilodipterus saltatrix: Jordan, 1905: 278-282, fig. 218.
Pomatosus (sic) saltator: Tortonese, 1965: 118-119, fig. p. 118 Sanches, 1966: 65, 1 fig.


Common names:

anchova de banco [Es]
anchova [Pr]
anjova [Es]
bluefish [En]
lufar [Ro]
lufar [U.S.S.R.]
lufer [Tu]
pesce serra [It]
tassergal [Fr]

Bluefish (Pomatomus saltator)