There are several unrelated characters in the DC Universe who have used the name Barracuda, usually villains. The original was an enemy to the Seven Soldiers of Victory during the Golden Age. The Freedom Fighters fought a villain named Barracuda who was a member of the Crusaders. Abigail Kent used this alias as a hero partnered with Swordfish. Peter Mortimer, the villain usually known as Scavenger, took the alias later in his career. There is also a government agent named Barracuda in the group First Strike. There have also been several Barracudas in the Multiverse. Barracuda in the Antimatter Universe is an evil counterpart to Aquaman who challenges the Crime Syndicate. Barracuda on Earth-8 is a counterpart to Namor and a member of the Extremists.