Pompano dolphinfish

Pompano dolphinfish have a lifespan of 3 to 4 years.

The Pompano dolphinfish lives in the pelagic-oceanic, oceanodromous, marine, depth range 0 - m environment.

* Pompano dolphinfish, Coryphaena equiselis Linnaeus, 1758 Standard Common Names for Dolphinfishes - Table of Global Common Names Country Common Dolphin Coryphaena hippurus Pompano Dolphin More

The pompano dolphinfish (Coryphaena equiselis) is a species of surface-dwelling ray-finned fish found in tropical and subtropical waters. They are one of only two members of the Coryphaenidae family, the other being the mahi-mahi or common dolphinfish. More

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Pompano dolphinfish are carnivorous, feeding on small fish and squid. Pompano dolphinfish are quite popular as a game fish in the waters off South America. and are sometimes eaten as a substitute for swordfish because of their firm texture and sweet flavor. More

The Pompano Dolphinfish is a fish in the family Coryphaenidae, which contains only one genus, Coryphaena, and two species, the Pompano Dolphinfish and the Common Dolphinfish. More

Common names

Agama in Ewe (Ɛʋɛgbɛ)
Anfalus in Arabic (‫العربية)
Blue dolphin in English
Cá N?c heo in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Nục heo in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Caméléon in French (français)
Colombeta in Creole, Portuguese
Colombeta in Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese
Colombeta in Portuguese (Português)
Coryphaena equiselis in French (français)
Coryphène dauphin in French (français)
Dakn sin in Wolof (Wollof)
Delfim in Portuguese (Português)
Doirado in Portuguese (Português)
Doirado-amarelo in Portuguese (Português)
Doirado-fêmea in Portuguese (Português)
Doirado-fÍmea in Portuguese (Português)
Doirado-pampo in Portuguese (Português)
Dolado in Agutaynen
Dolphin in English
Dolphinfish in English
Dolpin in Tagalog
Dorade in Afrikaans
Dorade in Creole, French
Dorade in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Doradito in Spanish (español)
Dorado in Bikol
Dorado in English
Dorado in Kuyunon
Dorado in sp
Dorado in Spanish (español)
Dorado in Waray-waray
Dorado chato in Spanish (español)
Dorado enano in Spanish (español)
Dourado in Creole, Portuguese
Dourado in Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese
Dourado in Portuguese (Português)
Dourado-amarelo in Portuguese (Português)
Dourado-palombeta in Portuguese (Português)
Dourado-pampo in Portuguese (Português)
Durado in Cebuano
Durado in Hiligaynon
Durado in Tagalog
Ebisu-shiira in Japanese (日本語)
Falusi in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Fulusi in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Kakatarou guetj in Wolof (Wollof)
Kofihantanlin in Fon
Kofihantanlin in Fon GBE
Koryfena mala in Polish (polski)
Koryfena mała in Polish (polski)
Lagos in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Lagos in Greek, Modern (1453)
Lali in Cebuano
Lali in Chavacano
Lali in Hausa (‫هَوُسَ)
Lalih in Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug
Lamadang babae in Bikol
Lampuka in Maltese (Malti)
Lampuka rara in Maltese (Malti)
Lesser dolphin in English
Lesser dolphin-fish in English
Lille guldmakrel in Danish (dansk)
Little dolphin in English
Little mahimahi in English
Llampuga borda in Catalan (Català)
Loungonouénia in Unknown
Lumod in Cebuano
Mahi mahi in English
Mahimahi in English
Mahimahi in Hawaiian
Mahimahi tari'a in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Morado in Kagayanen
Pampano-Goldmakrele in German (Deutsch)
Pandawan in Cebuano
Pandawan in Davawenyo
Pandawan in Tagalog
Pantranco in Ilokano
Pomboo in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Pompano dolfinfish in English
pompano dolphin in English
Pompano dolphin fish in English
Pompano dolphinfish in English
Pompano mahi mahi in English
Pompano-dorade in Afrikaans
Sapatorra in Portuguese (Português)
Small dolphin in English
Sucbaan in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Ti klik in Creole, French
Ti klik in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Yiteunte in Wolof (Wollof)
Λαγός in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Λαγός in Greek, Modern (1453)
棘鯕鰍 in Mandarin Chinese
棘鲯鳅 in Mandarin Chinese
줄만새기 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Coryphaenidae
Genus : Coryphaena
Species : Coryphaena equiselis
Authority : Linnaeus, 1758