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Fish Identification - Spanish Mackerel

February 11, 2021 1 min read

Fish Identification - Spanish Mackerel by Addict Tackle

Spanish Mackerel 

Scientific Name
Scomberomorus commerson

Characteristics 
Body varies from bright blue to a dark grey in colour. Narrow grey wavy bars are present of each side of the fish .
The large dip in the lateral line below the second dorsal fin is a clear feature of the Spanish Mackerel.

Size
This is the largest of the Aussie Mackerels, max length is approximately 2.4m and 70kg in weight.

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