The Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) is a species of tuna in the family
Scombridae. It is variously known as the northern bluefin tuna giant bluefin tuna (
The Atlantic bluefin tuna is one of the largest, fastest, and most gorgeously
colored of all the world's fishes. Their torpedo-shaped, streamlined bodies are
built for ...
Like many open ocean bony fishes, Atlantic Bluefin Tuna start out as extremely
tiny larvae, no more than a few millimeters long and weighing only a few ...
May 30, 2014 ... (Warning: This post contains a graphic image) Atlantic bluefin tuna is tasty. So
tasty, in fact, that the fish is also endangered. There are now only ...
2 days ago ... NMFS maintains the current Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) General category (
commercial handgear) daily retention limit of five large medium or ...
Feb 27, 2013 ... Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus) Photo: NOAA. Did You Know? · "Weak" fishing
hooks protect bluefin tuna in Gulf of Mexico, but allow catch of ...
Jan 7, 2015 ... The IUCN says the Atlantic bluefin tuna is endangered. Its stocks have declined
globally between 29 percent and 51 percent over the past 21 to ...
SAVING BLUEFIN TUNA. Reaching speeds that rival those of cars on a freeway,
bluefin tuna can cross the Atlantic in fewer than 60 days. Yet these majestic fish ...
English language common names include bluefin tuna, Atlantic bluefin tuna, blue
fin tuna, bluefin tunny, blue-fin tunny, northern bluefin tuna, and squid hound.