Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Sphyraenidae > Sphyraena > Sphyraena qenie

Sphyraena qenie (Blackfin barracuda; Blacktail barracuda; Chevron barracuda; Military seapike; Seapike)

Synonyms: Sphyraena genie; Sphyraena tessera
Language: Aceh; Afrikaans; Bahasa Indonesia; Danish; Fijian; French; Kumak; Malay; Mandarin Chinese; Misima-Paneati; Portuguese; Samoan; Tagalog; Tahitian; Wallisian

Wikipedia Abstract

Blackfin barracuda (Sphyraena genie) is a species of barracuda found in parts of Indo-Pacific and Western Pacific.
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Prey / Diet

Aethaloperca rogaa (Rockcod)[1]
Sepioteuthis lessoniana (bigfin reef squid)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Carcharhinus melanopterus (Shark)1


Parasitized by 
Didymocylindrus apharyngi[2]


Agulhas Current; American Samoa; Arabian Sea; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southeast; Australia; Cambodia; Coral Sea and GBR; Davao Gulf; East China Sea; Egypt; French Polynesia; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; Hawaii (USA); India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to the central Indian Ocean and French Polynesia. Eastern Pacific: Mexico and Panama. The exact range is uncertain because of confusion with <i>Sphyraena jello</i> and <i>Sphyraena putnamae</i> (Ref. 9768).; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Kimbe Bay; Malaysia; Maldives; Marshall Islands; Mexico; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; Mozambique; New Caledonia; North Australian Shelf; Northeast Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Oman; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Panama; Papua New Guinea; Persian Gulf; Philippines; Polynesian Waters; Red Sea; Ryukyu Islands; Samoa; Seychelles; Somalia; South Africa; South China Sea; Tonga; Tuamoto Islands; Tubbataha Reefs; Tuvalu;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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