Trachurus trachurus, Atlantic horse mackerel, Atlantic scad, Common scad, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Trachurus trachurus, Atlantic horse mackerel, Atlantic scad, Common scad, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Trachurus trachurus

Trachurus trachurus Description

First dorsal fin tall. Lateral scales tall and keeled. Dorsal spines: 9; Dorsal soft rays: 30 to 36; Anal spines: 3; Anal soft rays: 24 to 32. Bluish green, grey or black above, silvery white below; opercle with black spot.

Trachurus trachurus Common Names

  • Atlantic horse mackerel, Atlantic scad, Common scad

Trachurus trachurus Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Trachurus trachurus? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Trachurus trachurus species belongs to.

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Trachurus trachurus, marine species closely related

Trachurus trachurus, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Trachurus trachurus marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Trachurus trachurus. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Trachurus trachurus are marked in green.

Trachurus trachurus, geographic distribution

Where is Trachurus trachurus found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Trachurus trachurus can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Trachurus trachurus, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Trachurus trachurus species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Trachurus trachurus.