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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Istiophoridae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Istiophoridae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, NMNH Fishes, AnAge, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, IABIN, IUCN, Angola Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Bermuda Species List, Brazil Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Cape Verde Species List, Cayman Islands Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Comoros Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Greece Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Species List, India Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Nigeria Species List, Oman Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Reunion Species List, Russia Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Seychelles Species List, Somalia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Bahamas Species List, Tonga Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Yemen Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Istiophoridae Rafinesque 1815
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

? teretirostris Rutimeyer, 1857
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Istiophorinae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Istiophorinae
Synonym according to NCBI
Tetrapturus Cuvier 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

Arabic

أسماك مرلينية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Marlin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Паруснікавыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Seilfisker preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

марлини preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Istiofòrid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

plachetníkovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Sejlfisk preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

zeilvissen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Purjekalat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

იალქნოსნისებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Speerfische preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

מפרשניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

vitorláskardoshal-félék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Mairlín preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

カジキ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
マカジキ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
マカジキ

Kazakh

Марлиндер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Marlīnu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Buriažuvinės preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

نیزه‌ماهیان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Żaglicowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Marlim preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Istioforide preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Марлиновые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Yuumbi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Swedish

Spjutfiskar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Marlin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์ปลากระโทง preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Merlin balığı preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Вітрильникові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Cá buồm preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Fra

marlin preferred

i18n: Pnb

نیزہ مچھی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Istiophoridae

GBIF classification

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Perciformes
21 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Perciformes
130 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Chordata
Actinopterygii
Perciformes
130 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.