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Scomberesox saira Brevoort, 1856
Synonym for Cololabis saira Brevoort, 1856
Check Catalog of Fishes: Genus: Scomberesox; Species: saira; Original reference
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senior synonym, original combination
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  Etymology of Generic name : 
 
Latin, scomber = mackerel + Esox, the old name for "pike" (Ref. 45335).
Etymology of specific name : 
 
From the Japanese word 'saira' meaning spear (Ref. 6885).
  Status in Catalogue of Life:   
Synonym
 
 

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