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

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 180 cm FL
Sarda australis (Macleay, 1881)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Sarda australis
[Australian bonito]

Photo by Béarez, P.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 102 cm TL
Sarda chiliensis (Cuvier, 1832)

Photo by Béarez, P.
 
Sarda chiliensis
[Eastern Pacific bonito]

Photo by Malone, R.

Northeast Pacific
Max. Length 102 cm FL
Sarda lineolata (Girard, 1858)

Photo by Malone, R.
 
Sarda lineolata
[Pacific bonito]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 102 cm FL
Sarda orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Sarda orientalis
[Striped bonito]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 91.4 cm FL
Sarda sarda (Bloch, 1793)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Sarda sarda
[Atlantic bonito]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Sarda australis Australian bonito Southwest Pacific 180 FL 1881
Sarda chiliensis Eastern Pacific bonito Southeast Pacific 102 TL 1832
Sarda lineolata Pacific bonito Northeast Pacific 102 FL 1858
Sarda orientalis Striped bonito Indo-Pacific 102 FL 1844
Sarda sarda Atlantic bonito Eastern Atlantic 91.4 FL 1793



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