Yellowtail scad

Yellowtail scad

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English name

Yellowtail scad

Persian name

Gish goosh syah


  • Body elongate, oval, moderately compressed, with dorsal and ventral profiles almost evenly convex.
  • Adipose eyelid well developed and completely covering eye except for a vertical slit centered on pupil.
  • Shoulder girdle (Cleithrum) margin smooth, without papillae.
  • Terminal dorsal and anal rays, fin let-like in adults, about twice length of adjacent rays and a little more separated but joined by inter radial membrane.
  • Color in life, bright olive – green dorsally yellowish – green laterally and whitish ventrally; a black spot, slightly smaller than eye, on upper margin of opercle.
  • Maximum size: 28 cm (fork length)


The Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman.

Yellowtail scad

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