Fish

Torpedo scad

Torpedo scad

Family name

CARANGIDAE

English name

Torpedo scad

Persian name

Katoo

Characteristics

  • Body elongate, sub cylindrical, a little compressed posteriorly.
  • Caudal fin strongly compressed with a marked medical keel.
  • Second dorsal fin with 1 spine and 18 to 20 soft rays, posterior 7 to 9 rays consisting of detached fin lets.
  • 2 spines in front of anal fin, 8 to 10 rays consisting of detached fin lets.
  • Straight part of lateral line with 51to 59 very large scales.
  • Head and body bluish grey to green dorsally, sides and belly silvery, a large black spot on opercle.
  • Maximum size: 80 cm (total length)

Distribution

The Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.
Torpedo scad

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