Allison's Tuna, Pacific Long-tailed Tuna, Yellowfinned Albacore, Yellowfin Tuna
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.
lexID: 3806 AphiaID: 127027 Scientific: Thunnus albacares German: Gelbflossen-Thun English: Allison's Tuna, Pacific Long-tailed Tuna, Yellowfinned Albacore, Yellowfin Tuna Category: Tunas Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Scombridae (Family) > Thunnus (Genus) > albacares (Species) Initial determination: (Bonnaterre, ), 1788 Occurrence: , Ghana , Barbados , Gambia , Djibouti , Benin , El Salvador , Kuwait , Suriname , Guadeloupe , Hong Kong , Vereinigte Arabische Emirate , West Sahara Cocos Island (Costa Rica), (the) Maldives, American Samoa, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Ascencion, St. Helena & Tristan da Cunha, Australia, Azores, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bass Strait, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Brunei Darussalam, Cameroon, Canada , Central Atlantic, Chile, China, Christmas Islands, Circumtropic, Columbia, Comores, Congo, Cook Islands, Coral sea, Corea, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Africa, East-Atlantic Ocean, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Eastern Indian Ocean, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Galapagos Islands, Grenada, Guam, Gulf of California, Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Guyana, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Iran, Jamaica, Japan, Johnston Atoll, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Lord Howe Island, Madagascar, Madeira, Malaysia, Marquesas Islands, Martinique, Micronesia, Midway Islands, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, North Pacific (Ocean), Northeast Pacific Ocean, Northern Mariana Islands, Northern Territory (Australia), Ogasawara Islands, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Quatar, Queensland (Australia), Red Sea, Réunion , Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin / Sint Maarten, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, São Tomé e Principé, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Atlantic, South Australia, South-Africa, South-Pazific, Spain, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Bahamas, the British Isles, the Canary Islands, the Cape Verde Archipelago, the Caribbean, the Cayman Islands, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), The Gulf of Guinea, the Ivory Coast, the Kermadec Islands, the Netherlands Antilles, The Ryukyu Islands, the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Timor, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuamoto Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Uruguay, USA, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, U.S., Wake Atoll, Wallis and Futuna, West Africa, West-Atlantic Ocean, Western Australia, Western Indian Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean, Yemen Sea depth: 1 - 464 Meter Size: 59.06" - 94.49" (150cm - 240cm) Weight: 200 kg Temperature: 59 °F - 87.8 °F (15°C - 31°C) Food: Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Sepia Tank: 21997.84 gal (~ 100000L) 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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Created: 2011-08-05 08:16:34
Last edit: 2019-09-07 15:48:02
Worldwide in tropical and subtropical seas, but absent from the Mediterranean Sea. Feed on fishes, crustaceans and squids.
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