Chub mackerel

Chub mackerel




Scientific name Scomber spp.
Family Scombridae
FAO code MAS

General characteristics of the species

Bone fish, pelagic, with rounded and elongated body. The back is green / bluish in color. The abdomen and the lower parts of the body have a silvery yellow color with dark spots that are absent in juveniles. It can reach a total length of up to about 64 cm.


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