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Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes Family: Carangidae Genus: Trachinotus
Species: 20 different species
Pompanos are marine fishes in the Trachinotus genus of the Carangidae family (better known as "jacks")... More »


Florida pompano are commercially fished in all states on the East ... dockside prices of more than $3 per pound of whole fish weight.


Jan 23, 2014 ... Gourmands describe the Atlantic pompano as “the world's most edible fish.” The flat-bodied, pan-sized pompano is easy to eat whole, a form ...


Florida Sportsman's 50 Favorite Sportfish of Florida: Pompano. ... TACKLE AND BAITS: If fishing the surf or piers, use the lightest surf spinning tackle that will get  ...


Jul 23, 2016 ... We are all too familiar with incredible-tasting fishes like salmon, tuna, and trout to name a few. These days, there's a new sustainable fish called ...


Florida pompano are common in inshore and nearshore waters, especially along sandy beaches, ... These fish spawn offshore between March and September.


Pompano is a highly preferred eating fish. The specimen in the photo was marketed as "Golden Pompano" which is supposed to be T. blochii but it looks more ...


Other Names: Leather Jack. Range & Habitat: Southern Atlantic U.S. coast; Gulf coast. Identification & Biology: These small, thin marine fish usually weigh no ...


Pompano is considered a premium fish. The fat content is moderate, which contributes to the mild, succulent-tasting flesh. The finely textured meat ranges white ...


By Peter Miller, Bass 2 Billfish The pompano fish's abundance throughout Florida waters makes it one of the most sought-after gamefish for shore-bound anglers ...