Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Perciformes > Family: Carangidae > Genus: Trachinotus > Species: Trachinotus ovatus

Derbio - Trachinotus ovatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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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

Not available

Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Blå gaffelmakrill Swedish Fishbase
Camochilo Portuguese Fishbase
Cervjola imperjali Maltese Fishbase
Derbio English Fishbase
Gaffelmakrel Danish Fishbase
Gaffelmakrell Norwegian Fishbase
Glalka Polish Fishbase
Leccia stella Italian Fishbase
Lica modrulja Serbian Fishbase
Liche French Fishbase
Litsa Greek Fishbase
Lojbe pikaloshe Albanian Fishbase
Palometa blanca Spanish Fishbase
Palomine French Fishbase
Pámpano blanco Portuguese Fishbase
Pegasta lica Slovenian Fishbase
Pompano English Fishbase
Sereia-camochilo Portuguese Fishbase
Sirra Maltese Fishbase
Stillera Maltese Fishbase
Stillira Maltese Fishbase
Strilja Maltese Fishbase
Yaladerma baligi Turkish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Trachynotus glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lichia glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Caesiomorus glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gasterosteus ovatus Linnaeus, 1758
Scomber glaucus Linnaeus, 1758
Centronotus ovalis Lacepède, 1801
Caranx glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Centronotus glaycos (non Lacepède, 1801)
Centronotus binotatus Rafinesque, 1810
Lichia tetracantha Bowdich, 1825
Trachynotus ovatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Glaucus rondeletii Bleeker, 1863
Trachinus madeirensis Borodin, 1934
Trachinotus glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lichia glauca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Caesiomorus glaucus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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FishBase FishBase
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ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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