Infraspecific Taxon Details : Platybelone argalus platyura (Bennett, 1832)

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Accepted scientific name:
Platybelone argalus platyura (Bennett, 1832) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Platybelone argalus platyura (Bennett, 1832)
Synonyms:
Belone carinata Valenciennes, 1846 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone carinata Valenciennes, 1846
Belone dorsalis (Whitley, 1932) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone dorsalis (Whitley, 1932)
Belone persimilis Günther, 1909 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone persimilis Günther, 1909
Belone platyura Bennett, 1832 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Belone platyura Bennett, 1832
Esox teatae Curtiss, 1938 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Esox teatae Curtiss, 1938
Platybelone aegulus platyura (Bennett, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Platybelone aegulus platyura (Bennett, 1832)
Platybelone argala platyura (Bennett, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Platybelone argala platyura (Bennett, 1832)
Platybelone argalus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Platybelone argalus
Platybelone dorsalis Whitley, 1932 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Platybelone dorsalis Whitley, 1932
Platybelone platyura (Bennett, 1832) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Platybelone platyura (Bennett, 1832)
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
A'u A'u - French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands (Fatuiva) Click here to show the literature
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Aiguille Aiguille - Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Aku Aku - French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands (Hivaoa, Uapou, Uahuka) Click here to show the literature
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Aku kopo'o Aku kopo'o - French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands (Nakuhiva) Click here to show the literature
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Balu Balu - Philippines: Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Click here to show the literature
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Bihin-Bihin Bihin-Bihin - Philippines: Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Click here to show the literature
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Mtsumbu bao Mtsumbu bao - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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O'oehi O'oehi - French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands (Nakuhiva) Click here to show the literature
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Sori urapi Sori urapi - Indonesia: Wakatobi National Park, southeast Sulawesi Click here to show the literature
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Te make Te make - Kiribati: Gilbert Islands Click here to show the literature
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Timbaloah silah Timbaloah silah - Indonesia: Wakatobi National Park, southeast Sulawesi Click here to show the literature
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topu Topu - French Polynesia: Marquesas Islands (Nakuhiva) Click here to show the literature
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Hagul Hagul Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Karkor Karkor Arabic Oman Click here to show the literature
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Maag Maag Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Balo Balo Cebuano Philippines: Camiguin Click here to show the literature
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Bawo Bawo Cebuano Philippines: Cebu Click here to show the literature
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Lison Lison Cebuano Philippines: Cebu Click here to show the literature
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Dethuntholi Dethuntholi Dhivehi India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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Flat-tailed longtom Flat-tailed longtom English - Click here to show the literature
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Flat-tailed needle fish Flat-tailed needle fish English - Click here to show the literature
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Keeled needlefish Keeled needlefish English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Keeled needlefish Keeled needlefish English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Keeled needlefish Keeled needlefish English Philippines: Surigao City Click here to show the literature
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Keeltail needlefish Keeltail needlefish English - Click here to show the literature
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Keeltail needlefish Keeltail needlefish English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Longtom Longtom English - Click here to show the literature
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Needlefish Needlefish English New Zealand Click here to show the literature
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Stickfish Stickfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Orphie carène Orphie carene French France Click here to show the literature
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Orphie carénée Orphie carenee French - Click here to show the literature
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Orphie carénée Orphie carenee French France Click here to show the literature
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'aha 'aha Hawaiian - Click here to show the literature
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Hime-datsu Hime-datsu Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Ikan todak Ikan todak Malay (macrolanguage) - Click here to show the literature
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Keran Keran Malayalam India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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Oola Oola Malayalam India: Laccadives Island Click here to show the literature
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ഊള Ula Malayalam India
കേരന് Keran Malayalam India
宽尾颌针鱼 Kuan wei ge zhen yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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宽尾鹤鱵 Kuan wei he zhen Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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寬尾頜針魚 Kuan wei ge jhen yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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寬尾鶴鱵 Kuan wei he jhen Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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扁尾頜針魚 Bian wei han jhen yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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扁尾颌针鱼 Bian wei han zhen yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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水針 Shui zhen Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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水针 Shui zhen Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Batali Batali Pampanga Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ihe Ihe Rapanui - Click here to show the literature
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A'u A'u Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Ise Ise Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Shoolii Shoolii Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Agujon de quill Agujon de quill Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Agujón de quilla Agujon de quilla Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Agujón de quilla Agujon de quilla Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Mkule Mkule Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania: Dar-es-Salaam, and Zanzibar, Tanzania. Click here to show the literature
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Ngarara Ngarara Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania: Mafia, Tanzania. Click here to show the literature
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Ngare-ngare Ngare-ngare Swahili (macrolanguage) Tanzania: Tanga, Tanzania. Click here to show the literature
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A'ua'u A'ua'u Tahitian French Polynesia: Society Islands Click here to show the literature
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Uouau Uouau Tahitian French Polynesia: Society Islands Click here to show the literature
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Ihe loa Ihe loa Tokelau Tokelau: Atafu Click here to show the literature
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Kagu Kagu Tuamotuan Tuamoto Islands Click here to show the literature
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Kagu Kagu Tuamotuan French Polynesia: Tuamotu Islands Click here to show the literature
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Toroviri Toroviri Tuamotuan French Polynesia: Tuamotu Islands Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Beloniformes FishBase
Family Belonidae FishBase
Genus Platybelone FishBase
Species Platybelone argalus FishBase
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: East Africa to the Hawaiian and Tuamoto islands, north to the Ogasawara Islands. The subspecies platura from the Red Sea to Persian Gulf, platyura in the rest of the Indo-Pacific, and argalus in the tropical Atlantic (Ref. 37816).
Environment: Marine
Additional data: Date B. Mundy, pers. comm.
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Collette, B., 2011-09-30
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-04-16 Beta (Roskov Y.; Ower G.; Orrell T.; Nicolson D.; Bailly N.; Kirk P.M.; Bourgoin T.; DeWalt R.E.; Decock W.; Nieukerken E. van; Penev L.; eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1314
Conversion date: 2020-04-17 05:24:33