Mackerel, narrowbarred (Scomberomorus commerson)

(Lacepede, 1800); SCOMBRIDAE FAMILY; also called tanguigue, giant mackerel, kingfish, serra, barracuta
Found in tropical and warm temperate waters of the Indian and Pacific oceans. Specimens have been found in the Red Sea and have migrated through the Suez Canal into the eastern Mediterranean.
The body of the narrowbarred mackerel is more compressed than that of the similar looking wahoo, Acanthocybium solanderi and the lateral line dips below the second dorsal fin, rather than near the middle of the first dorsal fin. There are 3 6 gill rakers on the first arch, whereas the wahoo has none. T... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
127.0 cm
Coral Sea, Nomad, Australia
19-Apr-2011
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

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

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