ISTIOPHORIDAE

Golani, Daniel & Fricke, Ronald, 2018, Checklist of the Red Sea Fishes with delineation of the Gulf of Suez, Gulf of Aqaba, endemism and Lessepsian migrants, Zootaxa 4509 (1), pp. 1-215 : 171

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4509.1.1

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5962542

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ISTIOPHORIDAE
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ISTIOPHORIDAE

Istiophorus platypterus (Shaw 1792)

Gulf of Suez: ¯

Gulf of Aqaba: Jordan ( Khalaf & Disi 1997).

Red Sea main basin: Egypt ( Klunzinger 1871, as Histiophorus gladius ), Saudi Arabia (Rüppell 1836, as Histiophorus immaculatus ).

General distribution: Circumglobal in tropical and warm temperate seas.