Jack, Pacific crevalle (Caranx caninus)

Gunther, 1868; CARANGIDAE FAMILY; also called toro, crevally, cavalla, jiguagua
This eastern Pacific species is identical in most respects to the crevalle jack (Caranx hippos) of the western Atlantic, including the characteristic black spot or blotch on the operculum (gill cover) and on the pectoral fins. The Pacific species is distinguished externally only by the presence of a larger maximum number of scutes (up to 42, as opposed to 26 35 in C. hippos). This and other differences documented by scientists have led to classification of the Pacific crevalle jack in recent years as a separate an... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
87.0 cm
Tropic Star Lodge, Piñas Bay, Panama
16-Jul-2012
All-Tackle (Length) (tie)
87.0 cm
Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
01-Aug-2015
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
cm
Vacant,
 
Vacant

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