• Also known as: Peto and Ono
  • Scientific name: Acanthocybium solandri
  • Family: Scombridae
  • Located: Worldwide, especially in the tropics
  • Physical Description: slim, streamlined fish with sharp toothed, bearlike jaws and a tapered body ending in a slender tail base & a crescent shaped tail.
    Gray-blue above and paler below it is marketed with a series of vertical bars and has a row of small finlets behind the dorsal and anal fins
  • Length: attains a length of 1.8m (6 feet)
  • Weight: up to 55 kg (120 pounds) or more
  • Taste: similar to mackerel
  • Catching technique: Trolling, Vertical jigging, Live baiting

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