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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Scombridae Mackerels, tunas, bonitos
Subfamily: Scombrinae
Genus: Scomberomorus

(See list of species below)



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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 125 cm FL
Scomberomorus brasiliensis Collette, Russo & Zavala-Camin, 1978

Photo by Photo by Duarte, L.O.
 
Scomberomorus brasiliensis
[Serra Spanish mackerel]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 184 cm TL
Scomberomorus cavalla (Cuvier, 1829)

Photo by Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory
 
Scomberomorus cavalla
[King mackerel]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 240 cm FL
Scomberomorus commerson (Lacepède, 1800)

Photo by Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Scomberomorus commerson
[Narrow-barred Spanish mackerel]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 77 cm FL
Scomberomorus concolor (Lockington, 1879)

Photo by Photo by Kira, G.
 
Scomberomorus concolor
[Monterey Spanish mackerel]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 76 cm FL
Scomberomorus guttatus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Photo by Gloerfelt-Tarp, T.
 
Scomberomorus guttatus
[Indo-Pacific king mackerel]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 150 cm FL
Scomberomorus koreanus (Kishinouye, 1915)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Scomberomorus koreanus
[Korean seerfish]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 98 cm
Scomberomorus lineolatus (Cuvier, 1829)

Photo by Photo by Aqua Trade International
 
Scomberomorus lineolatus
[Streaked seerfish]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 91 cm FL
Scomberomorus maculatus (Mitchill, 1815)

Photo by Photo by Wiggers, R.
 
Scomberomorus maculatus
[Atlantic Spanish mackerel]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm FL
Scomberomorus multiradiatus Munro, 1964

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Scomberomorus multiradiatus
[Papuan seerfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 104 cm FL
Scomberomorus munroi Collette & Russo, 1980

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Scomberomorus munroi
[Australian spotted mackerel]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 113.2 cm TL
Scomberomorus niphonius (Cuvier, 1832)

Photo by Photo by CAFS
 
Scomberomorus niphonius
[Japanese Spanish mackerel]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 120 cm FL
Scomberomorus plurilineatus Fourmanoir, 1966

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Scomberomorus plurilineatus
[Kanadi kingfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 100 cm FL
Scomberomorus queenslandicus Munro, 1943

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Scomberomorus queenslandicus
[Queensland school mackerel]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 183 cm TL
Scomberomorus regalis (Bloch, 1793)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scomberomorus regalis
[Cero]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 120 cm FL
Scomberomorus semifasciatus (Macleay, 1883)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Scomberomorus semifasciatus
[Broad-barred king mackerel]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 99 cm FL
Scomberomorus sierra Jordan & Starks, 1895

Photo by Photo by Reddish, P.E.
 
Scomberomorus sierra
[Pacific sierra]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 247 cm TL
Scomberomorus sinensis (Lacepède, 1800)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Scomberomorus sinensis
[Chinese seerfish]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Scomberomorus tritor (Cuvier, 1832)

Photo by Photo by JJPhoto
 
Scomberomorus tritor
[West African Spanish mackerel]



18 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Scomberomorus brasiliensis Serra Spanish mackerel Western Atlantic 125 FL 1978
Scomberomorus cavalla King mackerel Western Atlantic 184 TL 1829
Scomberomorus commerson Narrow-barred Spanish mackerel Indo-West Pacific 240 FL 1800
Scomberomorus concolor Monterey Spanish mackerel Eastern Central Pacific 77 FL 1879
Scomberomorus guttatus Indo-Pacific king mackerel Indo-West Pacific 76 FL 1801
Scomberomorus koreanus Korean seerfish Indo-West Pacific 150 FL 1915
Scomberomorus lineolatus Streaked seerfish Indo-West Pacific 98 1829
Scomberomorus maculatus Atlantic Spanish mackerel Western Atlantic 91 FL 1815
Scomberomorus multiradiatus Papuan seerfish Western Central Pacific 35 FL 1964
Scomberomorus munroi Australian spotted mackerel Western Pacific 104 FL 1980
Scomberomorus niphonius Japanese Spanish mackerel Northwest Pacific 113.2 TL 1832
Scomberomorus plurilineatus Kanadi kingfish Western Indian Ocean 120 FL 1966
Scomberomorus queenslandicus Queensland school mackerel Western Pacific 100 FL 1943
Scomberomorus regalis Cero Western Atlantic 183 TL 1793
Scomberomorus semifasciatus Broad-barred king mackerel Western Pacific 120 FL 1883
Scomberomorus sierra Pacific sierra Eastern Central Pacific 99 FL 1895
Scomberomorus sinensis Chinese seerfish Western Pacific 247 TL 1800
Scomberomorus tritor West African Spanish mackerel Eastern Atlantic 100 TL 1832



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