Atlantic bonito

Atlantic bonito




Scientific name Sarda sarda
Family Scombridae
FAO code BON

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish. Wide, fusiform body, covered with small scales. Winding lateral line. The dorsal fins are very close to each other. The second dorsal and anal fins are followed by 8 pinules. The caudal peduncle has a central keel on each side. Bright blue-gray in color on the back and whitish on the belly. The back has about 8 to 10 black longitudinal lines. It can reach a total length of up to about 90 cm.


Other information
Main fishing gear Lines and hooks (trolling and hand lines).
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes. Cool, on ice.