The Atlantic sailfish (Istiophorus albicans) is a species of marine fish in the family
Istiophoridae of the order Perciformes. It is found in the Atlantic Oceans and the ...
First described as a species in 1792, Atlantic sailfishes' scientific name is
Istiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804). The only other sailfishes are the Pacific or ...
Atlantic Ocean: in tropical and temperate waters approximately 40°N in the
northwest Atlantic, 50°N in the northeast Atlantic, 40°S in the southwest Atlantic,
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The two main subspecies of sailfish, Atlantic and Indo-Pacific, range throughout
the warm and temperate parts of the world's oceans. They are blue to gray in ...
Taxonomic Notes: There is no genetic evidence in the mtDNA control region to
indicate that the Atlantic (Istiophorus albicans) and Indo-Pacific (Istiophorus ...
Sailfish, Atlantic. (Istiophorus platypterus). (Shaw & Nodder, 1791);
ISTIOPHORIDAE FAMILY; also called spindlebeack, bayonetfish. Inhabits
tropical and ...
Sailfish are saltwater fish residing in warm and temperate ocean waters. Two
main subspecies exist: the Atlantic and the Indo-Pacific sailfish. (The Atlantic ...
First Observations of Migratory Movements and Habitat Preference of Atlantic
Sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus, in the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean. Collect. Vol.