Trachurus symmetricusis commonly referred to as Pacific jack mackerel, Jack Mackerel, Mackereljackl, Scad. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 3000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Trachurus symmetricus (Ayres, 1855)
Pacific jack mackerel
Adults are often found offshore, up to 500 miles from the coast (Ref. 9283). They form large schools (Ref. 2850). Young frequently occur in school near kelp and under piers.
Marketed fresh, smoked, canned and frozen; eaten fried, broiled and baked