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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus

Observer

dpom

Date

July 18, 2015 10:47 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Chub Mackerel Scomber colias

Observer

valter

Date

April 28, 2010 11:59 AM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: April 28, 2010

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Chub Mackerel Scomber colias

Observer

duarte

Date

June 14, 2015

Description

Only the fish with spots on the belly. The ones bellow it are Scomber scombrus.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Mackerel Scomber scombrus

Observer

duarte

Date

June 14, 2015

Description

Caught using "arte xávega", a traditional Portuguese fishing technique.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

May 8, 2015 09:01 AM PDT

Description

From a lovely woman/naturalist, Patty. She saw this beautiful fish in the tidepools and wanted help id'ing it.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

April 12, 2015 06:17 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Chub Mackerel Scomber colias

Observer

duarte

Date

August 6, 2014

Description

Caught by local fishermen using "arte xávega", a traditional fishing technique involving small land-based dragnets.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Mackerel Scomber scombrus

Observer

yasingi

Date

September 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Mackerel Scomber scombrus

Observer

dremsen

Date

December 10, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus

Observer

peabodysherman

Date

August 27, 2013 03:00 PM PDT

Description

Pacific Chub Mackerel caught from Shelter Island Public Fishing Pier. Just before photograph was taken, fish was placed in a fisherman's bucket. Fish seen gasping for air in bloody bucket water. Dark, wavy bars and green back very distinctive for species.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Chub Mackerel Scomber japonicus

Observer

john8

Date

July 25, 2005

Description

Caught offshore on fishing trip with my uncle and my brother.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

finatic

Date

November 2, 2007

Description

Other names:
Pacific jack mackerel
Californian jack mackerel
jack mackerel

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Description from Wikipedia

Scomber is a genus of ocean-dwelling mackerels in the family Scombridae. The four species of Scomber together with the three species of Rastrelliger comprise the tribe Scombrini, known as the "true mackerels".

No range data available.