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Publication: Nakamura, Izumi. 1985. Billfishes of the World: An annotated and illustrated catalogue of marlins, sailfishes, spearfishes and swordfishes known to date. FAO Fisheries Synopsis (125), vol. 5.

ITIS records citing this publication
 Kingdom Animalia
  Istiophoridae -- valid -- billfishes, marlins, picudos, sailfishes, spearfishes, voiliers
  Istiophorus Lacepède, 1801 -- valid -- sailfish
  Istiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804) -- invalid -- Atlantic sailfish
  Istiophorus orientalis (Temminck and Schlegel, 1844) -- invalid
  Istiophorus platypterus (Shaw in Shaw and Nodder, 1792) -- valid -- aguja de abanico, Atlantic sailfish, bayonet fish, Indo-Pacific sailfish, pez vela, sailfish
  Makaira Lacepède, 1802 -- valid -- blue marlin, marlins
  Makaira ampla (Poey, 1860) -- invalid -- blue marlin
  Makaira australis (Macleay, 1854) -- invalid -- black marlin, southern marlin
  Makaira holei Jordan and Evermann, 1926 -- invalid -- striped marlin
  Makaira indica (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1832) -- invalid -- black marlin, giant black marlin, marlin negro, Pacific black marlin, silver marlin
  Makaira mazara (Jordan and Snyder, 1901) -- invalid -- black spearfish, Indo-Pacific blue marlin, marlin azul del Indo-Pacífico, Pacific blue marlin
  Makaira nigricans Lacepède, 1802 -- valid -- Atlantic blue marlin, blue marlin, castero, Cuban black marlin, marlin azul
  Tetrapturus Rafinesque, 1810 -- valid -- spearfishes
  Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860 -- invalid -- aguja blanca, Atlantic white marlin, marlin blanco, skilligalee, white marlin
  Tetrapturus angustirostris Tanaka, 1915 -- valid -- Japanese spearfish, marlin trompa corta, shortbill spearfish, shortnose spearfish, slender spearfish
  Tetrapturus audax (Philippi, 1887) -- invalid -- barred marlin, marlin rayado, Pacific striped marlin, spikefish, striped marlin, striped swordfish
  Tetrapturus belone Rafinesque, 1810 -- valid -- Mediterranean shortbill spearfish, Mediterranean spearfish
  Tetrapturus georgei Lowe, 1841 -- invalid -- roundscale spearfish
  Tetrapturus imperator (Bloch and Schneider, 1801) -- invalid -- billfish
  Tetrapturus pfluegeri Robins and de Sylva, 1963 -- valid -- aguja del Pacífico, longbill spearfish, marlin trompa larga
  Xiphias Linnaeus, 1758 -- valid -- swordfishes
  Xiphias gladius Linnaeus, 1758 -- valid -- broadbill, emperador, espadon, pez espada, swordfish
  Xiphiidae -- valid -- espadas, espadons, swordfishes

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