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BLACKFIN TUNA

Thunnus atlanticus

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  • BLACKFIN TUNA

    Feed on small fishes, invertebrates and plankton
  • Appearance:
    Second dorsal and anal fins are not elongated | Bronze stripe on sides | Second dorsal fin dusky and all finlets dark with white edges | The long pectoral fin nearly reaches below the beginning of the second dorsal fin

    Size:
    Up to 28 inches
  • Habitat:
    Coastal to offshore waters