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Decapterus  Bleeker, 1851
Taxonomic Serial No.: 168723

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Decapturus Bleeker, 1851
  Common Name(s): mackerel scads [English]
    round scads [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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                                  FamilyCarangidae  – jacks, pompanos, carangues, pampanos, saurels, jureles y pámpanos  
                                     GenusDecapterus Bleeker, 1851 – mackerel scads, round scads  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Decapterus akaadsi Abe, 1958  
                                        Species Decapterus koheru (Hector, 1875) – koheru 
                                        Species Decapterus kurroides Bleeker, 1855 – redtailed mackerel scad, redtailed mackerel scad 
                                        Species Decapterus macarellus (Cuvier in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1833) – mackerel scad, antonino caballita, macarela caballa 
                                        Species Decapterus macrosoma Bleeker, 1851 – blue mackerel scad, cherootfish, blue mackerel scad, cherootfish, macarela alicorta, shortfin scad 
                                        Species Decapterus maruadsi (Temminck and Schlegel, 1843) – whitetipped mackerel scad, whitetipped mackerel scad 
                                        Species Decapterus muroadsi (Temminck and Schlegel, 1844) – brownstriped mackerel scad, brownstriped mackerel scad, amberstripe scad, macarela plátano 
                                        Species Decapterus punctatus (Cuvier, 1829) – round scad, antonino punteado, macarela chuparaco 
                                        Species Decapterus russelli (Rüppell, 1830) – northern mackerel scad, northern mackerel scad 
                                        Species Decapterus scombrinus (Valenciennes, 1846) – Mexican scad 
                                        Species Decapterus tabl Berry, 1968 – redtail scad 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Decapterus   
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Decapterus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Decapterus   
  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: Decapterus   
  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: Decapterus   
  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: Decapterus   

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