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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Trachinus draco Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Trachinus draco Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms:

Trachinus Draco Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat., ed. X: 250 ('Habitat in Oceano septentrionali'). Syntype: BMNH no. 1853.11.12.7.
Trachinus lineatus Schneider, 1801, Blochii Syst. Ichth.: 55, pl. 10 ('mare Mediterraneum').
Trachinus draco: Day, 1881,1, pl. XXX I Smitt, 1893, pl. IV (fig. 3) Andersson, 1942,, pl. 25 Soljan, 1948: 236 Dieuzeide et. al., 1955: 113 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 789 Poljakov et al., 1958: 160 Lozano Rey, 1960: 215, pl. 11 (fig. 2) Banarescu, 1964: 763 Svetovidov, 1964: 336, fig. 103 Bini, 1968, 5: 153-154, col. fig. Wheeler, 1969: 382, fig. & pl. 11.


Common names:

escorpion [Es]
grande vive [Fr]
greater weever [En]
trachino dragone [It]
tracina drago [It]
grote pieterman [Ne]

Greater weever (Trachinus draco)