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  Yellowtail Scad (Trachurus novaezelandiae)





Yellowtail Scad | Trachurus novaezelandiae photo
Yellowtail Scad (Trachurus novaezelandiae). Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

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Yellowtail Scad | Trachurus novaezelandiae photo
A school of Yellowtail Scad (Trachurus novaezelandiae). Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Image by Richard Ling - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

YELLOWTAIL SCAD FACTS



Classification
Class:Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Carangidae
Genus:Trachurus
Species:novaezelandiae
Common Name:Yellowtail Scad

Relatives in same Genus
  Common Jack Mackerel (T. declivis)