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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Scomberomorus tritor (Cuvier, 1832)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Scomberomorus tritor Cuvier, 1832

Synonyms:

Scomber maculatus Mitchill, 1815, The fishes of New York, Trans. Iiterary and philosophical Soc. of New York, 1(5): 426-427, pl. VI (fig. 8).
Cybium commersonii: Doderlein, 1888: 105-109,129-133.
Scomberomorus maculatus: Tortonese, 1949: 62, fig. p. 62; 1958: 330.
Cybium tritor Cuvier, 1832, in Cuv. Val., Hist. nat. Poissons, 8: 176, pl. 218 ('Gorée', Senegal). Holotype: MNHN no. A 6871, Rang cou. (Gorée).
Apolectus immunis Bennett, 1831, Proc. zool. Soc. London, 1:146.
Cybium tritor: Chabanaud & Monod, 1927: 278, fig. 30A Postel, 1955: 5, pl. Bauchot & Blanc, 1961: 372 Collette, 1966: 367.
Scomberomorus maculatus: (nec Mitchill): Fowler, 1936: 628.
Scomberomorus (Scomberomorus) tritor: Fraser-Brunner, 1950: 158, fig. 26.
Scomberomorus tritor: Zarov et al., 1961: 50, fig. 25.


Common names:

thazard blanc [Fr]
west african spanish mackerel [En]

West african spanish mackerel (Scomberomorus tritor)