Kawakawa (Euthynnus affinis)

(Cantor, 1849); SCOMBRIDAE FAMILY; also called wavyback skipjack, eastern little tuna, mackerel, tuna, Pacific little tunny, false albacore.
Widespread in tropical and temperate waters of the Indo Pacific from the Red Sea and South Africa east to Indonesia and Australia, and from Japan and the Philippines through Oceania to the Hawaiian Islands. It is accidental in the eastern Pacific where it is replaced by the closely related black skipjack, Euthynnus lineatus. This pelagic and migratory species stays fairly close to land. It may be found near reefs and in estuaries as well as in open water... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
80.0 cm
Dampier Archipelago, Western, Australia
02-Apr-2021
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

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

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