Atlantic blue marlin

Atlantic blue marlin




Scientific name Makaira nigricans
Family Istiophoridae
FAO code BUM

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish, migrator. With an elongated face. The flanks are whitish and the back has a dark blue color. The belly is silver. The fins are blue. It can reach a total length of up to about 5 m.


Other information
Main fishing gear Lines and hooks (drift and troll longline).
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes / pallets. Cool, on ice.