The vadigo is the only species classified in the monotypic genus Campogramma, which itself is one of 31 genera in the family Carangidae, which contains the jacks, horse mackerels and pompanos.

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Original source: Hand drawn and coloured image of the vadigo, Campogramma glaycos. based on photographs
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The Vadigo lives in the benthopelagic, marine, depth range 15 - 30 m environment.

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The vadigo is similar in form to both the leatherjacks and the queenfish, but can be distinguished by its scaleless chest and a broad, rounded upper jaw. It is a predatory fish, preying mostly on smaller schooling fishes. More

Common names

Aghaou in Arabic (‫العربية)
Aghaou in Arabic, Hassaniya
Aryan in Arabic (‫العربية)
Big-toothed pompano in English
Bigtoothed pompano in English
Bilizma in Serbian (српски језик)
Caballo in Spanish (español)
Càcc in Wolof (Wollof)
Cerviola imperiali in Italian (Italiano)
Cervjola in Maltese (Malti)
Enxareu-palheta in Portuguese (Português)
Gabelmakrele in German (Deutsch)
Garrik in Russian (русский язык)
Gestreifte Makrele in German (Deutsch)
Istavritbozmasi baligi in Turkish (Türkçe)
İstavritbozması balığı in Turkish (Türkçe)
Karraba in Maltese (Malti)
L'che vadigo in Wolof (Wollof)
Leccia in Italian (Italiano)
Leccia fasciata in Italian (Italiano)
Leccia stella in Italian (Italiano)
Lexa in English
Lexa in Spanish (español)
Lexola in English
Lexola in Spanish (español)
Lezia in French (français)
Liche in French (français)
Liche lirio in French (français)
Liche vadigo in French (français)
Lichia in German (Deutsch)
Lichia in Polish (polski)
Lichie in Rumanian
Lirio in French (français)
Lirio in Portuguese (Português)
Lirio in Spanish (español)
Lista in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Lista in Greek, Modern (1453)
Lletxa in Catalan (Català)
Polossataya likhia in Russian (русский язык)
Serra in Maltese (Malti)
Sirra in Maltese (Malti)
Stavrid verde in Rumanian
Stillera in Maltese (Malti)
Strijela šarulja in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Strijela šarulja in Croatian (Hrvatski)
Tawet in Wolof (Wollof)
Teniolitsa in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Teniolitsa in Greek, Modern (1453)
Tevét in Wolof (Wollof)
Thache in Wolof (Wollof)
Thiathieu in Wolof (Wollof)
Tiatiö ou tathieu in Wolof (Wollof)
Vadigo in Dutch (Nederlands)
Vadigo in English
Xareu-palheta in Portuguese (Português)
Xareu-palmeta in Portuguese (Português)
Zippered pompano in English
Λέτσα in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Λίτσα in Greek (Ελληνικά)
Ταινιολίτσα in Greek, Modern (1453)
大齒鰺 in Mandarin Chinese
大齿鲹 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Carangidae
Genus : Campogramma
Species : Campogramma glaycos
Authority : Lacep