Rastrelliger

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Rastrelliger
Rastrelliger kanagurta JNC2855 with colour chart.JPG
Rastrelliger kanagurta
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scombriformes
Family: Scombridae
Tribe: Scombrini
Genus: Rastrelliger
Jordan and Starks in Jordan and Dickerson, 1908
Type species
Scomber brachysoma
Bleeker, 1851
Species

See text.

Rastrelliger is a mackerel genus in the family Scombridae. The three species of Rastrelliger together with the four species of Scomber comprise the tribe Scombrini, known as the "true mackerels".

Species[edit]

The three species which comprise Rastrelliger are:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2018). Species of Rastrelliger in FishBase. February 2018 version.

External links[edit]

Media related to Rastrelliger at Wikimedia Commons