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Caranx  Lacepède, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168605

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): cavallas [English]
    crevallies [English]
    bigeye jacks [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                  OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                        FamilyCarangidae  – jacks, pompanos, carangues, pampanos, saurels, jureles y pámpanos  
                                           GenusCaranx Lacepède, 1801 – cavallas, crevallies, bigeye jacks  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Caranx bucculentus Alleyne and Macleay, 1877 – bluespotted trevally, bluespotted trevally 
                                              Species Caranx caballus Günther, 1868 – green jack, jurel bonito 
                                              Species Caranx caninus Günther, 1867 – Pacific crevalle jack, jurel toro 
                                              Species Caranx crysos (Mitchill, 1815) – blue runner, cojinúa, cojinuda negra 
                                              Species Caranx heberi (Bennett, 1830)  
                                              Species Caranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766) – crevalle jack, jiguagua, jurel común 
                                              Species Caranx ignobilis (Forsskål, 1775) – lowly trevally 
                                              Species Caranx latus Agassiz in Spix and Agassiz, 1831 – horse-eye jack, gallego, jurel blanco 
                                              Species Caranx lugubris Poey, 1860 – black jack, tiñosa, jurel negro 
                                              Species Caranx melampygus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833 – black ulua, jurel aleta azul, bluefin trevally 
                                              Species Caranx papuensis Alleyne and Macleay, 1877 – Papuan trevally 
                                              Species Caranx rhonchus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1817  
                                              Species Caranx senegallus Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833  
                                              Species Caranx sexfasciatus Quoy and Gaimard, 1825 – great trevally, jurel voraz, bigeye trevally 
                                              Species Caranx tille Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833  
                                              Species Caranx vinctus Jordan and Gilbert, 1882 – cocinera, cocinera, cocinero, cocinero 

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Caranx    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Caranx   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: Caranx   

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