Mackerel is a common name applied to a number of different species of pelagic
fish, mostly, but not exclusively, from the family Scombridae. They are found in ...
Description— ... Mackerel are a swift-moving fish, swimming with very short
sidewise ... Although the mackerel may scatter and the schools mix more or less,
Description. The Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) is a beautifully
streamlined, fast-swimming fish. It has silver underparts and metallic green and
Common names: Mackerel, Boston mackerel, tinker. Description: Atlantic
mackerel are iridescent blue green above with a silvery white underbelly. Twenty
Description: King mackerel are long, slender fish with greenish-blue backs and
silvery sides. Faint bronze spots along the sides may fade as the fish get larger.
General information about Atka Mackerel in Alaska such as description, life
history, range, habitat and more.
Description. The mackerel shark resembles the white shark (Carcharodon
carcharias). It has a spindle-shaped body and a very pointed (conical) snout.
Mackerel: Scomber scombrus (L.) Phylum: Chordata Class: Osteichthyes Order:
Perciformes Family: Scombridae. Species description. Mackerel have a long ...
Habitat: King mackerel are found both nearshore and offshore, often around piers
. They may occasionally be found in deep water.
Spanish Mackerel have slender bullet-shaped bodies, and form immense, ... Now
is the time to enjoy delicious, healthy Spanish Mackerel. ... DESCRIPTION.