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Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus)
Subject: Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus)
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Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus)

Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758

English: Mackerel, caught close to the western edge of the Belgian part of the North Sea, Belgium.
Français : Un Maquereau commun, pris en mer du nord près de la limite ouest des eaux territoriales belges.
Date 3 October 2008
Photographer Hans Hillewaert

The Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) is a pelagic schooling species of mackerel found in the Mediterranean Sea, the Black Sea, and the north Atlantic Ocean. Scomber scombrus is also known as Boston mackerel, Norwegian mackerel, Scottish mackerel or just mackerel.

Scientific Name: Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758
Common Names: Atlantic Mackerel, Joey, Mackerel, Split
[French] Maquereau, Maquereau Commun
[Spanish] Caballa, Caballa del Atlántico, Maquereau Bleu, Verdel, Xarda
Scomber glauciscus Pallas, 1814
Scomber punctatus Couch, 1849
Scomber scomber Linnaeus, 1766
Scomber scriptus Couch, 1863
Scomber vernalis Mitchill, 1815
Scomber vulgaris S. D. W., 1837

Scomber scombrus
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