Accepted scientific name:
Tylosurus acus acus (Lacepède, 1803) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Tylosurus acus acus (Lacepède, 1803)
Synonyms:
Belone altipinna Poey, 1860 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone altipinna Poey, 1860
Belone carribea Lesueur, 1821 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone carribea Lesueur, 1821
Belone gerania (non Valenciennes, 1846) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Belone gerania (non Valenciennes, 1846)
Belone jonesii Goode, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone jonesii Goode, 1877
Belone latimana Poey, 1860 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone latimana Poey, 1860
Sphyraena acus Lacepède, 1803 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sphyraena acus Lacepède, 1803
Strongylura acus (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Strongylura acus (Lacepède, 1803)
Tylosaurus acus (Lacepède, 1803) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Tylosaurus acus (Lacepède, 1803)
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Dabboûs Arabic Lebanon Click here to show the literature
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Zôfi dôhô Creole, French Dominica Click here to show the literature
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En art hornfisk Danish - Click here to show the literature
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Spids hornfisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Agujon geep Dutch - Click here to show the literature
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Geep Dutch Netherlands Antilles Click here to show the literature
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Agujón English Bahamas Click here to show the literature
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Agujón English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Agujón English USA Click here to show the literature
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Agujon needlefish English - Click here to show the literature
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Agujon needlefish English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Agujon needlefish English Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Agujon needlefish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Agujon needlefish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Atlantic agujón English USA Click here to show the literature
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Black-finned long-tom English Australia Click here to show the literature
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California needelefish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Garfish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Houndfish English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Keel-jawed needlefish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Keeljaw longtom English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Needlefish English Netherlands Antilles Click here to show the literature
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Pike fish English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sininokkakala Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Aiguille voyeuse French - Click here to show the literature
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Aiguille voyeuse French France Click here to show the literature
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Orphie French Guadeloupe Click here to show the literature
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Nadel-Hornhecht German - Click here to show the literature
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Acugghia imperiali Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Aguglia maggiore Italian - Click here to show the literature
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Aguglia maggiore Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Augghia 'i caruvana Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Augghia maggiori Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Augghia sabbaggia Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Imsella imperjali Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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尖形圆颌针鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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尖形圓頜針魚 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Βελόνι Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Βελονίδα Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Agujón Papiamento Netherlands Antilles Click here to show the literature
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Guepi Papiamento Netherlands Antilles Click here to show the literature
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Agulhão Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Agulhão-lambaio Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Agulheta imperial Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Agulheta-imperial Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Peixe agulha Portuguese Azores Is Click here to show the literature
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Timbale Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Aguja imperial Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Agujón Spanish Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Agujón Spanish Dominican Rp Click here to show the literature
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Agujón Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Agujón del Atlantico Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Agujón ojón Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Lachero Spanish Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Marao ojón Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Marao ojón Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Marao ojón Spanish Venezuela Click here to show the literature
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Marao ojón (=Aguja imperial) Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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A'avere Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Zargana baligi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Warinai Wayuu Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Beloniformes
Family Belonidae
Genus Tylosurus
Species Tylosurus acus
Distribution: Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: off Morocco and the Mediterranean (Ref. 5505).
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Collette, B.B., Data last modified by FishBase 05-Jan-2011
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=976
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1345d2b-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201