The frigate tuna or frigate mackerel, Auxis thazard thazard, is a subspecies of
tuna, in the family Scombridae, found around the world in tropical oceans.
Revision of the frigate tunas (Scombridae, Auxis), with descriptions of two new
subspecies from the eastern Pacific. Fish. Bull. 94(3):423-441. (Ref. 32349) ...
The International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT)
includes statistics for Frigate Tuna (Auxis thazard) which are suspected to include
Sep 4, 2006 ... ICCAT names: Frigate tuna (English), Auxide (French), Melva (Spanish).
According to Collette and Nauen (1983), the frigate tuna is classified ...
Abstract. The complete mitochondrial DNA sequence of the frigate tuna Auxis
thazard and two divergent mitotypes (Mitotype I and. Mitotype II) of the bullet tuna
Description. Also known as Bonito, Frigate Tuna and Bonito Tuna. Found in
schools, pelagic fish usually found in the open seas but occasionally passes near
English, Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor frigate tuna
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor frigate mackerel, [details
aww.iotc.org/sites/default/files/documents/science/species_summaries/english/Frigate tuna Supporting Information.pdf
Page 1 of 7. FRIGATE TUNA. SUPPORTING INFORMATION. (Information
collated from reports of the Working Party on Neritic Tunas and other sources as
The bonus with catching Frigate mackerel is that they are one of the best baits
around & in my opinion are better than Striped Tuna as the flesh is finer grained ...
Frigate Tuna; Leadenall; Scomber thazard Lacépède, 1800 ..... Revision of the
frigate tunas (Scombridae, Auxis ), with descriptions of two new subspecies from