Scombridae,

Wirtz, Peter, Fricke, Ronald & Biscoito, Manuel José, 2008, The coastal fishes of Madeira Island—new records and an annotated check-list, Zootaxa 1715, pp. 1-26: 19

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.274128

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scientific name

Scombridae
status

 

Scombridae 

Acanthocybium solandri (Cuvier, 1832)  —Wahoo

No specimen in MMF but record confirmed by numerous animals captured by sport fishing boats. * Auxis rochei  ( Risso, 1810)—Bullet tuna

* Katsuwonus pelamis  (Linnaeus, 1758)—Skipjack tuna * Sarda sarda  (Bloch, 1793)—Atlantic bonito

* Scomber colias  Gmelin, 1789 —Striped mackerel Recorded from Madeira by Collette in Whitehead et al. (1986: 991) under the name Scomber japonicus  (non Houttuyn, 1782). * Scomber scombrus  Linnaeus, 1758 Atlantic mackerel * Thunnus alalunga  (Bonnaterre, 1788)—Albacore Thunnus albacares (Bonnaterre, 1788)  —Yellowfin tuna * Thunnus obesus  (Lowe, 1839)—Bigeye tuna

* Thunnus thynnus  (Linnaeus, 1758)—Northern bluefin tuna

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