Carangidae

Bañon, Rafael, Arronte, Juan Carlos, Rodriguez-Cabello, Cristina, Piñeiro, Carmen-Gloria, Punzon, Antonio & Serrano, Alberto, 2016, Commented checklist of marine fishes from the Galicia Bank seamount (NW Spain), Zootaxa 4067 (3), pp. 293-333: 322

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4067.3.2

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:50B7E074-F212-4193-BFB9-84A1D0A0E03C

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AC642D14-3A54-FFD6-34F2-FB97DF252E28

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scientific name

Carangidae
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Family Carangidae 

Trachurus trachurus (Linnaeus, 1758)  —Atlantic horse mackerel

One specimen of 6 cm TL was caught over seabed depth of 771 m, probably during the hauling of the bottom trawl. Habitat and Distribution: pelagic-neritic usually over sandy bottom, at depth range 0–1,050 m, usually 100 – 200 m. Eastern Atlantic, from Norway to South Africa, round the coast to Maputo and in the Mediterranean Sea. Vulnerability: DD ( IUCN), HV (FishBase).