Japanese jack mackerel

The Japanese jack mackerel, Trachurus japonicus, is commercially and ecologically one of the most important fishery resources in Japanese waters. A clear understanding of the age-dependent, vertical distribution pattern is important for the effective and sustainable management of this resource. More

Japanese Jack Mackerel - What is a Jack? If you do much reading on types of fish, the term jack will come up. More

Japanese jack mackerel (Trachurus japonicus) is an important commercial fish which is distributed widely along the Japanese coast and for which a total allowable catch is designated. However, the 0+fish stock can not be estimated by VPA. More

Common names

Bā làng in Mandarin Chinese
Cá Sòng Nh?t in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Sòng Nh?t B?n in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Sòng Nhật in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Sòng Nhật Bản in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Carapau-do-Japão in Portuguese (Português)
Carapau-verde in Portuguese (Português)
Chinchard dos vert in French (français)
Chinchard du Japon in French (français)
Chǒn-gaeng-i in Korean (한국어)
Chows in English
Cì bà in Mandarin Chinese
Common jack mackerel in English
Cowanyoung in English
greenback horse mackerel in English
Greenback scad in English
Grønrygget hestemakrel in Danish (dansk)
horse mackerel in English
jack mackerel in English
Japanese horse mackerel in English
Japanese jack mackerel in English
Japanese scad in English
Japansk hestemakrel in Danish (dansk)
Jurel japonés in Spanish (español)
Jurel verde in Spanish (español)
Ma-aji in Japanese (日本語)
Ostrobok australijski in Polish (polski)
Ostrobok japonski in Polish (polski)
Rì běn zhú jiā yú in Mandarin Chinese
Scad in English
Scaly mackerel in English
Shān tái yú in Mandarin Chinese
Yaponskaya stavrida in Russian (русский язык)
Zhú jiā yú in Mandarin Chinese
ставрида южная in Russian (русский язык)
ставрида японская in Russian (русский язык)
巴拢 in Mandarin Chinese
巴攏 in Mandarin Chinese
日本竹筴魚 in Mandarin Chinese
日本竹筴鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
瓜仔魚 in Mandarin Chinese
瓜仔鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
真鰺 in Mandarin Chinese
真鲹 in Mandarin Chinese
竹荚鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
竹莢魚 in Mandarin Chinese
青背竹筴魚 in Mandarin Chinese
青背竹筴鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
녹줄매가리 in Korean (한국어)
전갱이 in Korean (한국어)

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Carangidae
Genus : Trachurus
Species : Trachurus declivis
Authority : Temminck & Schlegel, 1844