|Family||Scientific Name||Author||Year||Common Name|
|Scombridae||Sarda sarda||(Bloch)||1793||Atlantic Bonito|
Unique Characters: Two small keels and a large median keel between them on either side of caudal peduncle. 7-10 dorsal and 7-10 anal finlets. Adipose eyelids absent. Teeth in jaws slender, conical, hardly compressed. Corselet of scales well developed. Upper surface of tongue without cartilaginous longitudinal ridges. 5-10 narrow, longitudinal stripes on upper part of body. 20-23 spines in first dorsal fin.
Similar Species: None.