Tuna, longtail (Thunnus tonggol)

(Bleeker, 1851); SCOMBRIDAE FAMILY; also called northern bluefin tuna, oriental bonito
Occurs in the tropical and subtropical central Pacific Ocean throughout Southeast Asia to the eastern Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden. Though largely coastal, it avoids low salinity areas near the mouths of rivers. It is also seasonally migratory, occurring in large feeding schools off the western and northeastern coasts of Australia. Smaller schools occur off the coasts of India.
It is less robust and more elongated than the southern bluefin tuna (Thunnus maccoyi). Other traits which separate this species f... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
113.0 cm
Spitfire Channel, Moreton Bay, Australia
26-Jun-2016
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

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

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