Spanish Mackerel

Post Reply
Johnny Rocket
Posts: 319
Joined: Tue Apr 30, 2019 11:41 am

Spanish Mackerel

Post by Johnny Rocket » Fri May 03, 2019 8:07 am

Common Name: Spanish Mackerel
Scientific Name: Scomberomorus maculatus
Order: Perciformes
Family: Scombridae
Genus: Scomberomorus
Species: maculatus
Size:
  • Weight: 2 - 7 pounds average
  • Length: 12 - 18 inches average
Coloration:
  • Spanish Mackerel are dark above with silver sides that are host to several yellow and brown circular spots.
Habitat:
  • Spanish Mackerel are a migrate pelagic species found in shallow, clear water over grass beds and along sandy beaches in depths from 10 to 40 feet.
Food Habits:
  • Spanish Mackerel Feed mainly on fish, cephalopholds and Crustaceans.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

Post Reply

Return to “Saltwater Species”