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King mackerel


Scientific classification. Kingdom: Animalia. Phylum: Chordata. Class: Actinopterygii. Order: Perciformes. Family: Scombridae. Genus: Scomberomorus. Species: S. cavalla. Binomial name. Scomberomorus...

Scomberomorus cavalla (Kingfish, King Mackerel) - IUCN Red List


Taxonomy ... Range Description: This species is found in the western Atlantic from ... King Mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla), and Atlantic Spanish Mackerel ...

Scomberomorus maculatus :: Florida Museum of Natural History


The English language common names for this species are Atlantic spanish mackerel, horse mackerel, spotted mackerel, Spaniard, spotted cybium and Spanish ...

King mackerel - iccat


Sep 4, 2006 ... Description of King Mackerel (KGM). 1. Names. 1.a Classification and taxonomy. Species name: Scomberomorus cavalla (Cuvier, ...

king and spanish mackerel - Wetland and Aquatic Research Center


This species profile is one of a series on coastal aquatic organisms, principal ly fish, of ... profile has sections on taxonomy, 1 ife history, ecological role, environmental .... 5 Length-weight relations for king mackerel and Spanish mackerel. . . 10.

Regulatory Fish Encyclopedia (RFE) > RFE - Browse Species by ...


Aug 17, 2015 ... Browse the Regulatory Fish Encyclopedia (RFE) by Family Name (94 species in ... Format: Scientific Name || Common Name || FDA Market Name .... Chub; Scomberomorus sierra||Pacific Sierra||Mackerel, Spanish; Thunnus ...

FAO Fisheries & Aquaculture - Biological characteristics of tuna


Taxonomy and classification; Morphological characteristics; Geographical ..... The slender tuna and the butterfly kingfish have circum-global distributions in the  ...

King Mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla) · iNaturalist.org


The king mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla) is a migratory species of mackerel ... Scientific Names. Scomberomorus cavalla. English. King Mackerel. Spanish.

FAMILY Details for Hemiramphidae - Halfbeaks - FishBase


CLOFFSCA: The Hemiramphidae, the halfbeaks, are one of five families of the ... for billfishes, dolphins, kingfish, wahoo, and king mackerel than as food fish. ... the research, but again, not as a taxonomic or nomenclatural authority reference.

WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species - Scomber japonicus ...


European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe ... Spanish mackerel Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor ...

The King Mackerel is a member of the family Scombridae.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii Order: Perciformes Family: Scombridae Genus: Scomberomorus Species: Scomberomorus cavalla
The family Scombridae are primarily swift predators of the open seas and are among the most important of commercial and sport fishes.
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King Mackerel - Smithsonian Marine Station


Jul 8, 2005 ... Photograph and information on this species, including its taxonomy, description, habitat, distribution, life history, population biology, physical ...

Scomberomorus cavalla :: Florida Museum of Natural History


As the largest species in its genus, the king mackerel grows to 19.7-35.4 inches ( 50-90 cm) in length. The maximum size reported of the king mackerel is 72.4 ...

Species factsheet - mackerel - Ices


Taxonomy: Mackerel Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758 (Order: Perciformes, Family: Scombridae) is one of ... Spanish mackerel Scomber japonicus is a more.