48 | specimen 48 | Scombrid | 4/22/13 | 14 dph  | 12.2 mm

Mackerel Tuna Larval Rearing

The Scombrids (tunas, bonitos and mackerels) are epipelagic, medium to very large, fast-moving/highly streamlined, predatory fishes found worldwide in tropical and temperate waters. The family (52 species in 15 genera) includes some of the world’s most important food fishes, some…