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 ...
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 ...
The bluefin tuna is speeding towards extinction and Sea Shepherd is going to do
everything in our power to put the brakes ... Facts About Atlantic Bluefin Tuna ...
There are 2 populations of Atlantic bluefin tuna: a smaller western population
which spawns in the Gulf of Mexico, and a larger eastern population which
Jan 5, 2014 ... Kiyoshi Kimura paid a lot of money for this bluefin tuna, the first one auctioned off
at the Tsukiji fish market in 2013. (Toru Hanai/Reuters).
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 ...
An analysis of present over historical ranges concluded that Atlantic Bluefin Tuna
has shown larger range contractions (minus 46% since 1960) than any other ...
English language common names include bluefin tuna, Atlantic bluefin tuna, blue
fin tuna, bluefin tunny, blue-fin tunny, northern bluefin tuna, and squid hound.