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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Acanthocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Acanthocybium solandri Cuvier, 1832


Cybium Solandri Cuvier, 1832, in Cuv. Val., Hist. nat. Poissons, 8: 192 (described after Solander's papers kept in the Banks' library under the name Scomber lanceolatus). No geographical origin.
Cybium verany Döderlein, 1872, Ciorn. Sci. nat. Econ. Palermo, 8: 1-12, fig. 1.
Acanthocybium solandri: Kishinouye, 1923, 411-413, fig. 31, pl. 20 Tortonese, 1949: 62, fig.; 1958: 330 Fraser-Brunner, 1950: 162, fig. 35 Zarov et al., 1961: 46.
Acanthocybium solandiri: Zarov et al., 1961: fig. 20.
Acanthocybium solanderi: Fitch & Craig, 1964: 203.

Common names:

wahoo [En]
peto [Es]
thazard-bâtard [Fr]

Wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri)