Scombrids of the World: An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of Tunas, Mackerels, Bonitos and Related Species Known to Date
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FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 2
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
According to Collette and Nauen (1983) and Eschmeyer (website, 28-Mar-2002), this was originally published as Thynnus (Pelamis) unicolor Rüppell 1836
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