WoRMS taxon details

Thunnus tonggol (Bleeker, 1851)

219722  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219722)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Predominantly neritic species avoiding very turbid waters and areas with reduced salinity such as estuaries. May form...  
Description Predominantly neritic species avoiding very turbid waters and areas with reduced salinity such as estuaries. May form schools of varying size. Feeds on a variety of fishes, cephalopods, and crustaceans, particularly stomatopod larvae and prawns (Ref. 9684). Marketed mainly fresh and dried salted (Ref. 9684), but also smoked, canned and frozen (Ref. 9987). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Thunnus tonggol (Bleeker, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219722 on 2018-10-22
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Predominantly neritic species avoiding very turbid waters and areas with reduced salinity such as estuaries. May form schools of varying size. Feeds on a variety of fishes, cephalopods, and crustaceans, particularly stomatopod larvae and prawns (Ref. 9684). Marketed mainly fresh and dried salted (Ref. 9684), but also smoked, canned and frozen (Ref. 9987). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch tongoltonijnTonggoltonijn  [details]
English Oriental bonitolongtail tuna  [details]
French thon mignon  [details]
German Langschwanz-Thun  [details]
Japanese コシナガ  [details]