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 ...
Bluefin are the largest tuna. Illegal fishing of Atlantic bluefin is a big problem and
the fishery has been plagued by lack of enforcement and control. Support WWF ...
(Linnaeus, 1758); SCOMBRIDAE FAMILY; also called Atlantic bluefin tuna, tunny
fish, horse mackerel. Occurs in subtropical and temperate waters of the north ...
4 days ago ... NMFS maintains the current Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) General category (
commercial handgear) daily retention limit of five large medium or ...
English language common names include bluefin tuna, Atlantic bluefin tuna, blue
fin tuna, bluefin tunny, blue-fin tunny, northern bluefin tuna, and squid hound.
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 ...