Accepted scientific name:
Acanthocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832)
Synonyms:
Acanthocybium forbesi Seale, 1912 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybium forbesi Seale, 1912
Acanthocybium petus (Poey, 1860) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybium petus (Poey, 1860)
Acanthocybium sara (Lay & Bennett, 1839) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybium sara (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
Acanthocybium solanderi (Cuvier, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybium solanderi (Cuvier, 1832)
Acanthocybrium solandri (Cuvier, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthocybrium solandri (Cuvier, 1832)
Acanthoscybium solanderi (Cuvier, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acanthoscybium solanderi (Cuvier, 1832)
Acantocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Acantocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832)
Cybium petus Poey, 1860 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cybium petus Poey, 1860
Cybium sara Lay & Bennett, 1839 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cybium sara Lay & Bennett, 1839
Cybium solandri Cuvier, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cybium solandri Cuvier, 1832
Cybium verany Döderlein, 1872 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cybium verany Döderlein, 1872
Scomber amarui Curtiss, 1938 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Scomber amarui Curtiss, 1938
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Angoho - - Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Tangige - Agutaynen Philippines(Palawan) Click here to show the literature
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Kanaad znjebari - Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Tangigi - Bikol Philippines(Albay and Camarines Sur) Click here to show the literature
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Ngal - Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Ngal-ngalibeo - Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Ngenl - Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Ngáán - Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Sawaran - Carolinian N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Tangigi - Cebuano Philippines(Cebu; Cagayan de Oro; Misamis Oriental) Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Cebuano Philippines(Misamis Occidental) Click here to show the literature
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Saowarag-tosun - Chamorro N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Tosun - Chamorro N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Tanguingui - Chavacano Philippines(Cotabato City) Click here to show the literature
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Bécune grosse race - Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Kin fis - Creole, French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Taza rélé - Creole, French Martinique Click here to show the literature
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Thazard - Creole, French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Djeu - Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Ilhéu - Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Peixe fumo - Creole, Portuguese Sao Tome Prn(São Tomé Island) Click here to show the literature
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Serra - Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Davawenyo Philippines(Davao) Click here to show the literature
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Barracuda - English St Helena Click here to show the literature
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Kingfish - English Barbados Click here to show the literature
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Mackerel - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Malata kingfish - English Trinidad Tob Click here to show the literature
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Pacific king-fish - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Queen fish - English Trinidad Tob Click here to show the literature
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Queen-fish - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Barbados Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Christmas I. Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English India(India) Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English N Marianas Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Niue Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Philippines(Ilocos; Cotabato City; Tawi-tawi; Maguindanao; Jol) Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Spain(Arrecife de Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Santa Cruz de T) Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Tonga Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Trinidad Tob Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English USA Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo fish - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Wau - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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walu ni bogi - Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Raitamakrilli - Finnish Finland Click here to show the literature
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Togbogbammadoui - Fon GBE Benin Click here to show the literature
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Paere - French French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Poisson bécune - French Seychelles Click here to show the literature
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Thazard noir - French Martinique Click here to show the literature
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Thazard raité - French Martinique Click here to show the literature
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Thazard-bâtard - French France Click here to show the literature
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Thon banane - French - Click here to show the literature
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Thon banane - French Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Ili - Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Malahau - Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo-Makrele - German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Ono - Hawaiian Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Hiligaynon Philippines(Iloilo) Click here to show the literature
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Bayokbokan - Ilokano Philippines(Ilocos) Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Ilokano Philippines(Ilocos) Click here to show the literature
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Acantocibio - Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Tanigi - Ivatan Philippines(Batanes) Click here to show the literature
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Kamasu-sawara - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Tangige - Kagayanen Philippines(Palawan) Click here to show the literature
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B'a'ra - Kiribati Kiribati(Gilbert Islands) Click here to show the literature
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Te baara - Kiribati Kiribati(Fanning Atoll, Line Is.) Click here to show the literature
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Te barakua - Kiribati Kiribati Click here to show the literature
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Te baratau - Kiribati Kiribati Click here to show the literature
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M'Bassi n'gourou - Komoro Comoros Click here to show the literature
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꼬치삼치 Kkochisamchi Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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Al - Kosraean Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Tangige - Kuyunon Philippines(Palawan) Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Magindanaon Philippines(Maguindanao) Click here to show the literature
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Lamatra - Malagasy Madagascar Click here to show the literature
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Tenggiri wahoo - Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ayakkura - Malayalam India(Laccadives Island) Click here to show the literature
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Oria Neemeen - Malayalam India(Kerala) Click here to show the literature
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Oria-meen - Malayalam India(Kerala) Click here to show the literature
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അയക്കുര  - Malayalam India
ഐക്കുറ - Malayalam India
ഒരിയ നെയ് മീന് - Malayalam India
ഒരിയ മീന് - Malayalam India
നെയ്മീന് - Malayalam India
Digu-mas - Maldivian India(Laccadives Island) Click here to show the literature
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棘鰆 Ji chun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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棘鰆 - Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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沙氏刺鮁 Sha shih cih fei ,ji chun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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沙氏刺鲅 Sha shi ci ba Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石乔 Shi qiao Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石喬 - Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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竹節鰆 - Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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竹节鰆 Zhu jie chun Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines(Tawi-tawi) Click here to show the literature
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Tangih - Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug Philippines(Jolo, Sulu) Click here to show the literature
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Al - Marshallese - Click here to show the literature
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Kibukibu - Misima-Paneati Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Misima-Paneati Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Akanthoriki - Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Ακανθορίκι Akanthoriki Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Paala - Niuean Niue Click here to show the literature
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Keskas - Palauan Palau(northern part of Palau) Click here to show the literature
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Mersad - Palauan Palau(southern part of Palau) Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue - Pangasinan Philippines(Pangasinan) Click here to show the literature
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Solandra - Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Aimpim - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Cavala - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Cavala da índia - Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Cavala empinge - Portuguese Brazil(Northeastern Brazil) Click here to show the literature
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Cavala gigante - Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-aimpim - Portuguese Brazil(Northeastern Brazil) Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-aipi - Portuguese Brazil(Pernambuco) Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-aipim - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-da-India - Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-da-Índia - Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-impim - Portuguese Brazil(Northeastern Brazil) Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-pim - Portuguese Brazil(Northeastern Brazil) Click here to show the literature
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Cavala-wahoo - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Cavalha empinge - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Guarapicu - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Guarapucu - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Ilhéu - Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-fumo - Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Serra da India - Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Serra-da-Índia - Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Serra-da-Índia - Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Ngana - Rapa French Polynesia(Rapa Island) Click here to show the literature
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Palamida-stiuca - Romanian Romania Click here to show the literature
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Korolevskaya makrel - Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Ваху - Russian - Click here to show the literature
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Paala - Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Hera maha - Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Pirimi thora - Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Thal thora - Sinhalese Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Yuumbi - Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Carite tiburón - Spanish Puerto Rico(Aguadilla (Ref. 58971).) Click here to show the literature
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Guaho - Spanish Galapagos Is Click here to show the literature
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Guanjú - Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Guatapana - Spanish Puerto Rico(Santo Domingo (Ref. 58971).) Click here to show the literature
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Guatapaná - Spanish Dominican Rp
Peje sierra - Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Dominican Rp Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Nicaragua Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Spain(Arrecife de Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Santa Cruz de T) Click here to show the literature
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Peto - Spanish Venezuela Click here to show the literature
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Sierra - Spanish Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Sierra - Spanish Venezuela Click here to show the literature
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Sierra canalera - Spanish Colombia(Magdalena and La Guajira (Ref. 56479).) Click here to show the literature
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Sierra canalera - Spanish Venezuela Click here to show the literature
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Tangigue-batang - Surigaonon Philippines(Surigao City, Surigao del Norte) Click here to show the literature
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Nguru-maskati - Swahili (individual language) Tanzania(Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania.) Click here to show the literature
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Nguru-ngazija - Swahili (individual language) Tanzania Click here to show the literature
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Wahoo - Swedish Sweden Click here to show the literature
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Tangingue - Tagalog Philippines(Zambales) Click here to show the literature
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Tanigue - Tagalog Philippines(Metro Manila; Calauag, Quezon) Click here to show the literature
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Paere - Tahitian Tahiti Click here to show the literature
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Savara - Tamil Sri Lanka Click here to show the literature
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Paala - Tokelauan Tokelau Click here to show the literature
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Valu louniu - Tonga Tonga Click here to show the literature
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Roroa - Tuamotuan Tuamoto Islands Click here to show the literature
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Te pala - Tuvaluan Kiribati(Fanning Atoll, Line Is.) Click here to show the literature
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Cá Thu ngàng - Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Valulapa - Wallisian - Click here to show the literature
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Tanguigui - Waray (Philippines) Philippines(Catbalogan, Samar) Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Perciformes FishBase
Family Scombridae FishBase
Genus Acanthocybium FishBase
Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans: in tropical and subtropical waters, including the Caribbean and Mediterranean seas.
Lifezones: Marine
Additional data: Year from Eschmeyer (CofF 1998: Ref. 26282).
Source database: FishBase, Jul 2013   99%
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Collette, B., 02-Oct-2012
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=89
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:fd9fe898-ac8e-11e3-805d-020044200006:col20140401