Lacepede, 1802; and / Scomberoides lysan (Forsskal, 1775); CARANGIDAE FAMILY; also called leatherskin, spotted leatherskin, giant dart, white fish, skinny fish
The talang and the doublespotted queenfish range widely over the Indo Pacific. The talang has been verified from the Gulf of Thailand, Okinawa, Indonesia, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Australia, and the east coast of Africa. The doublespotted has a similar range and also occurs in the Hawaiian Islands, but is unconfirmed in the Gulf of Thailand.
The queenfish has an oblong to elliptical profile with a very short head and a stron...