Species Details : Exocoetus obtusirostris Günther, 1866

Accepted scientific name:
Exocoetus obtusirostris Günther, 1866 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Exocoetus obtusirostris  Günther, 1866
Synonyms:
Exocoetus gaussianus Lampe, 1914 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Exocoetus gaussianus Lampe, 1914
Exocoetus holubii Steindachner, 1881 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Exocoetus holubii Steindachner, 1881
Exocoetus volitans (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Exocoetus volitans
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Poletusa Poletusa Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Flyvefisk Flyvefisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Oceanisk tovinget flyvefisk Oceanisk tovinget flyvefisk Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Blunt-snouted flying fish Blunt-snouted flying fish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Flying fish Flying fish English - Click here to show the literature
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Flying fish Flying fish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish English Saint Helena Click here to show the literature
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Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish Oceanic Two-wing Flyingfish English USA Click here to show the literature
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Tropical Two-wing Flyingfish Tropical Two-wing Flyingfish English - Click here to show the literature
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Two winged flying fish Two winged flying fish English Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Two-wing flyingfish Two-wing flyingfish English Bermuda Click here to show the literature
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Two-wing flyingfish Two-wing flyingfish English Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Twowing flying fish Twowing flying fish English Puerto Rico Click here to show the literature
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Exocet bouledogue Exocet bouledogue French France Click here to show the literature
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Exocet-bouledouge Exocet-bouledouge French France Click here to show the literature
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Poisson volant Poisson volant French France Click here to show the literature
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Fliegender Fisch Fliegender Fisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Stumpfnasen-Flugfisch Stumpfnasen-Flugfisch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Dag meofet Dag meofet Hebrew Israel Click here to show the literature
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Pesce rondine Pesce rondine Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Pesce volante Pesce volante Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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鈍吻飛魚 Dun wun fei yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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钝吻飞鱼 Dun wen fei yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Chelidonopsaro Chelidonopsaro Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Chelidonopsaro okeanou Chelidonopsaro okeanou Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Χελιδονόψαρο ωκεανού Chelidonopsaro okeanou Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Peixe voador Peixe voador Portuguese - Click here to show the literature
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Peixe-voador Peixe-voador Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Voador Voador Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Voador Voador Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Letuchaya ryba Letuchaya ryba Russian Russia Click here to show the literature
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Malolo Malolo Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Poletusa Poletusa Serbian - Click here to show the literature
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Pez volador Pez volador Spanish Ecuador Click here to show the literature
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Pez volador Pez volador Spanish Peru Click here to show the literature
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Pez volador Pez volador Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Volador flecha Volador flecha Spanish Mexico Click here to show the literature
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Volador Ñato Volador Nato Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Volador Oceánico Volador Oceanico Spanish Cuba Click here to show the literature
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Uçan Ucan Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Uçan balik Ucan balik Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Beloniformes FishBase
Family Exocoetidae FishBase
Genus Exocoetus FishBase
Distribution: South Pacific: between 10S and 32S, from Australia to Ecuador (Ref. 5530) and Peru. Eastern Atlantic: South of Azores and Madeira to Angola, individual stragglers off Portugal and in the Mediterranean (Ref. 6523). Western Atlantic: off New Jersey and Florida to the northern Gulf of Mexico and Brazil (Ref. 7251). Uncommon in the Antilles (Ref. 51183). Conspecificity of the Atlantic and Pacific populations needs confirmation (Ref. 27313).
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Parin, N., 2014-05-19
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, 2020-02-24 (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.). 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=1031
Conversion date: 2020-02-25 17:48:28