SpeciesMakaira indicaGiant black marlin. ADW Pocket Guides on the iOS App Store! The Animal Diversity Web team is excited to announce ADW Pocket. The black marlin, Makaira indica, is one of four marlin species, and a member of the billfish family. They live in tropical and subtropical waters of the Indian and. Black Marlin, Istiompax indica (Cuvier, ) Scientific name: Istiompax indica. Similar species: For many years the Black Marlin was called Makaira indica.

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Species Makaira indica Giant black marlin.

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They live in tropical and subtropical waters of the Indian and Pacific oceans, usually in the surface waters of the open ocean or close to islands and coral reefs. Stock structure of the world’s istiophorid billfishes: Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How makiara can use this image. Marine and Freshwater Research Do NOT use punctuation. X Close Image credit.

Very high vulnerability 78 of In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Makaira indica Giant black marlin Maaira This page was last edited on 11 Novemberat Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: Pectoral fins falcate, cannot be folded against body.

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Though we edit our accounts for accuracy, we cannot guarantee all information in those accounts. Feed on fishes, squids, cuttlefishes, octopods, large decapod mwkaira and mostly on small tunas when abundant Ref. They can also be found from Southern California to the Gulf of California to Chileincluding the coast of all oceanic islands in between.