Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Perciformes > Family: Carangidae > Genus: Pseudocaranx > Species: Pseudocaranx dentex

Silver travally - Pseudocaranx dentex (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

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Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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Not evaluated


Least Concern


Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Carango dentice Italian Fishbase
Carangue dentue French Fishbase
Jurel dentón Spanish Fishbase
Jurel dorado Spanish Fishbase
Kokali Greek Fishbase
Sawrella imperjala Maltese Fishbase
Sawrella imperjali Maltese Fishbase
Silver travally English Fishbase
Silver trevally English Fishbase
Snjurak Serbian Fishbase
White trevally English Fishbase
Xareu-bicudo Portuguese Fishbase
Synonym Author
Caranx dentex (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Caranx georgianus Cuvier, 1833
Caranx adscensionis (Osbeck, 1771)
Caranx cheilio Snyder, 1904
Caranx natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1911
Longirostrum platessa (Cuvier, 1833)
Longirostrum delicatissimus (Döderlein, 1884)
Scomber dentex Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Caranx analis Cuvier, 1833
Caranx delicatissimus Döderlein, 1884
Caranx nobilis Macleay, 1881
Usacaranx nobilis (Macleay1881)
Pseudocaranx wrighti (non Whitley, 1931)
Usacaranx georgianus (Cuvier, 1833)
Trachurus imperialis Rafinesque, 1810
Caranx luna Geoffroy St. Hilaire, 1817
Citula banksii Risso, 1820
Caranx solea Cuvier, 1833
Scomber lutescens Richardson & Solander, 1843
Scomber micans Solander, 1843
Scomber platinoides Solander, 1843
Caranx cestus Richardson, 1846
Usacaranx archeyi Griffin, 1932
Caranx lutescens (Richardson & Solander, 1843)

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Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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