Cololabis


Cololabis
Cololabis
Cololabis saira
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Beloniformes
Family: Scomberesocidae
Genus: Cololabis
Gill, 1896
Species
  • Saury, Cololabis adocetus Böhlke, 1951.
  • Pacific saury, Cololabis saira Brevoort, 1856.

Cololabis is a genus of sauries. The name is derived from the Greek word kolos, meaning "short", and the Latin word labia, meaning "lips". There are two species.

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