Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Perciformes  
 Family Carangidae  
 Genus Carangoides  
  Carangoides talamparoides  Bleeker, 1852 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms:Caranx talamparoides  details
Citation: Lin & Shao(1999)
Character: D. VIII, I+21-22; A. II, I+17-18; P. i+18-19; G.R. 7-8+21; CLS. 72-78; SLS. 4-5 scales, 23-27 scutes; vertebrate 10+14. Breast naked ventrally to distinctly behind pelvic fins, often to orgin of soft anal fin; laterally, naked area of breast extends diagonally to naked base of pectoral fin, including small area anteriorly just above pectoral-fin base. Generally silvery, bluish grey above, silvery white below; opercle with a small black spot on upper margin; tongue white to pale grey; soft dorsal and anal fins dusky; caudal fin with central rays dusky yellow with black distal margin. 
Habitat: Inhabits coastal waters of the continental shelf. 
Distribution: Widely distributed in tropical waters of Indo-West Pacific, but it is rare in Taiwan and only found in the southern part. 
Utility: Food fish; marketed fresh. 
Name Code: 381524
  IUCN Red List:LC      Marine     
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