Thunnus albacaresis commonly referred to as Allison's Tuna, Pacific Long-tailed Tuna, Yellowfinned Albacore, Yellowfin Tuna. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 100000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 3806 AphiaID: 127027 Scientific: Thunnus albacares German: Gelbflossen-Thun English: Allison's Tuna, Pacific Long-tailed Tuna, Yellowfinned Albacore, Yellowfin Tuna Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scombridae (Family) > Thunnus (Genus) > albacares (Species) Initial determination: (Bonnaterre, ), 1788 Sea depth: 1 - 464 Meter Size: 150 cm - 240 cm Weight: 200 kg Temperature: 15°C - 31°C Tank: ~ 100000 Liter Difficulty: Not suitable for home aquaria! Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Near threatened (NT) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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Worldwide in tropical and subtropical seas, but absent from the Mediterranean Sea. Feed on fishes, crustaceans and squids.
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