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Thunnus albacares (Yellowfin-tuna; Yellowfinned albacore; Yellow-fin tunny; Yellowfin tunny; Yellow-fin tuna fish; Yellow-fin tuna; Yellowfin tuna; Yellowfin; Yellow fin tuna; Tuna; Pacific long-tailed tuna; Longfin; Long fin tunny; 'Fin; Autumn albacore; Atlantic yellowfin tuna; Allison's tuna; Allison tuna; Yellow tunny)

Synonyms: Germo albacares; Germo albacora; Germo allisoni; Germo argentivittatus; Germo itosibi; Germo macropterus; Kishincella zacalles; Kishinoella zacalles; Neothunnus albacares; Neothunnus albacora; Neothunnus albacora macropterus; Neothunnus albacores; Neothunnus allisoni; Neothunnus argentivittatus; Neothunnus brevipinna; Neothunnus catalinae; Neothunnus itosibi; Neothunnus macropterus; Neothunnus macropterus itosibi; Neothunnus macropterus macropterus; Orcynus albacora; Orcynus macropterus; Orcynus subulatus; Scomber albacares; Scomber sloanei; Semathunnus guildi; Semathunnus itosibi; Thunnus abacares; Thunnus albacares macropterus; Thunnus albacarres; Thunnus albacora; Thunnus albacores; Thunnus allisoni; Thunnus argentivittatus; Thunnus catalinae; Thunnus itosibi; Thunnus macropterus; Thunnus zacalles; Thunus albacares; Thynnus albacora; Thynnus argentivittatus; Thynnus macropterus
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Wikipedia Abstract

The yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) is a species of tuna found in pelagic waters of tropical and subtropical oceans worldwide.Yellowfin is often marketed as ahi, from the Hawaiian ʻahi, a name also used there for the closely related bigeye tuna.
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Attributes

Maximum Longevity [2]  9 years
Migration [1]  Oceanodromous

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Coastal East Africa Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coastal Rivers    
Mascarenes Mauritius, France Afrotropic Oceanic Islands    
Northwestern Madagascar Madagascar Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Floodplain Rivers and Wetland Complexes    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  
Christmas Island National Park II 21698 Christmas Island, Australia
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    
Tsitsikamma National Park II 34343 Southern Cape, South Africa  
Ujung Kulon National Park II 313466 Java, Indonesia    

Emblem of

Maldives

Prey / Diet

Alepisaurus ferox (Wolffish)[3]
Anotopterus pharao (Daggertooth)[4]
Antigonia rubescens (Sharpsnout deepsea boarfish)[4]
Apogonops anomalus (Flathead feed)[5]
Argonauta argo (greater argonaut)[6]
Argyropelecus aculeatus (marine hatchetfish)[4]
Arothron immaculatus (Narrow-lined toadfish)[4]
Atrophacanthus japonicus (Spikefish)[4]
Auxis thazard (Frigate tuna)[7]
Benthosema pterotum (Spinycheek lanternfish)[8]
Brachyscelus crusculum[3]
Brama dussumieri (Lowfin pomfret)[4]
Brama orcini (Bigbelly pomfret)[5]
Callimachus rancureli[3]
Canthidermis maculata (Ocean triggerfish)[3]
Canthidermis sufflamen (Filefish)[4]
Caranx crysos (Yellow tail cavalli)[4]
Centroberyx spinosus (spiny slimehead)[4]
Charybdis smithii[3]
Coryphaena hippurus (Mahi-mahi)[4]
Cubiceps pauciradiatus (Bigeye cigarfish)[3]
Dactylopterus volitans (Helmet gurnard)[7]
Decapterus macrosoma (blue mackerel scad)[3]
Decapterus punctatus (Summer stonebrass)[4]
Elagatis bipinnulata (Hawaiian salmon)[4]
Engraulis australis (Australian anchovy)[4]
Euphylax dovii[8]
Exocoetus volitans (Blue flying fish)[3]
Gempylus serpens (Snack mackerel)[4]
Hirundichthys rondeletii (Subtropical flyingfish)[4]
Hyaloteuthis pelagica (Glassy flying squid)[6]
Illex argentinus (Argentine Shortfin Squid)[9]
Katsuwonus pelamis (White bonito)[7]
Lactoria cornuta (horned boxfish)[4]
Lactoria diaphana (Transparent boxfish)[4]
Lestrolepis intermedia (Barracudina)[3]
Lysiosquilla tredecimdentata[3]
Magnisudis atlantica (Barracudina)[3]
Natosquilla investigatoris[3]
Nealotus tripes (Black Snake Mackerel)[4]
Neoepinnula orientalis (Sackfish)[4]
Nototodarus gouldi (Gould's squid)[10]
Odontodactylus scyllarus[3]
Omosudis lowii (Omosudid)[3]
Onychoteuthis borealijaponica (Boreal Clubhook Squid)[4]
Ornithoteuthis volatilis (shiny bird squid)[3]
Palinustus mossambicus (buffalo blunthorn lobster)[4]
Paralepis elongata (Barracudina)[4]
Peprilus triacanthus (Sheephead)[4]
Phrosina semilunata[3]
Phtheirichthys lineatus (Slender suckerfish)[4]
Platyscelus ovoides[3]
Pleuroncodes planipes (pelagic red crab)[8]
Portunus affinis[8]
Pristigenys alta (Short bigeye)[4]
Pseudotriacanthus strigilifer (Long-spined tripodfish)[4]
Pteraclis carolinus (Atlantic fanfish)[4]
Rachycentron canadum (Sergent fish)[4]
Remora remora (Suck fish)[4]
Sardinops sagax (Australian pilchard)[5]
Scomber australasicus (Spotted mackerel)[5]
Scomberesox saurus (Atlantic saury)[5]
Sepioteuthis lessoniana (bigfin reef squid)[4]
Sicyonia brevirostris (brown rock shrimp)[4]
Squilla empusa[4]
Sternoptyx diaphana (Diaphanous hatchet fish)[4]
Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis (purpleback squid)[3]
Thalassia testudinum (turtlegrass)[4]
Thunnus albacares (Yellowfin-tuna)[4]
Thysanoteuthis rhombus (diamond squid)[9]
Trachurus declivis (Scaly mackerel)[5]
Trachurus lathami (Rough scad)[4]
Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus (Stick pipefish)[4]
Tremoctopus violaceus (common blanket octopus)[6]
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)[4]
Vinciguerria nimbaria (World-wide bristle-mouth fish)[3]
Xanthichthys ringens (Turbot)[7]
Zostera marina (Eel Grass)[4]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Alcichthys elongatus1
Alepisaurus ferox (Wolffish)12
Anous minutus (Black Noddy)1
Arctocephalus forsteri (Australasian Fur Seal)1
Arctocephalus pusillus (Brown Fur Seal)1
Arripis trutta (Salmon trout)2
Atlantoraja platana (Ray)1
Atractoscion aequidens (Trag)1
Balaenoptera borealis (Sei Whale)1
Balaenoptera edeni (Bryde's whale)1
Bathyraja brachyurops (Common ray)1
Brama caribbea (Caribbean pomfret)2
Caranx caballus (Green jack)1
Carcharhinus falciformis (Silky shark)1
Carcharhinus signatus (Shark)2
Caulolatilus princeps (Bighead tilefish)1
Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Commerson's Dolphin)1
Cephaloscyllium umbratile (Swell shark)1
Coryphaena hippurus (Mahi-mahi)10
Cyttus traversi (horsehead)1
Deania calcea (Thompsons shark)1
Diomedea exulans (Wandering Albatross)1
Feresa attenuata (Pygmy Killer Whale)1
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)1
Galeorhinus galeus (Vitamin shark)1
Globicephala melas (Long-finned Pilot Whale)1
Grampus griseus (Risso's Dolphin)1
Gymnocanthus intermedius (Sculpin)1
Helicolenus lahillei (rosefish)1
Helicolenus percoides (Sea perch)1
Heptranchias perlo (Slender sevengill shark)2
Hexagrammos otakii (Greenling)1
Istiophorus albicans (Sailfish)6
Isurus oxyrinchus (Short-finned mako)1
Kajikia albida (Marlin)9
Kajikia audax (Stripey)7
Katsuwonus pelamis (White bonito)3
Kogia breviceps (Pygmy Sperm Whale)1
Kogia sima (Dwarf Sperm Whale)1
Lagenorhynchus australis (Peale's Dolphin)1
Lagenorhynchus obliquidens (Pacific White-sided Dolphin)1
Lagenorhynchus obscurus (Dusky Dolphin)2
Lamna ditropis (Salmon shark)2
Lamna nasus (Porbeagle shark)1
Lutjanus jocu (Snuggletooth snapper)1
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Whiptail hake)1
Makaira mazara (black spearfish)2
Makaira nigricans (Ocean guard)5
Merluccius hubbsi (Southwest Atlantic hake)1
Morus serrator (Australasian Gannet)2
Notorynchus cepedianus (Tiger shark)2
Occidentarius platypogon (Cominate sea catfish)1
Orectolobus halei (Gulf wobbegong)1
Orectolobus maculatus (Wobbegong)1
Pagrus pagrus (Red porgy)1
Phaethon rubricauda (Red-tailed Tropicbird)3
Phocoena phocoena (Harbor Porpoise)1
Physeter macrocephalus (Sperm Whale)2
Physiculus japonicus (Japanese codling)1
Polyprion americanus (Wreck-fish)1
Pomatomus saltatrix (Tailor run)1
Prionace glauca (Tribon blou)6
Prionotus stephanophrys (Blackfin gurnard)1
Pseudorca crassidens (False Killer Whale)1
Pterodroma phaeopygia (Galapagos Petrel)1
Pteroplatytrygon violacea (Pelagic stingray)1
Puffinus griseus (Sooty Shearwater)1
Salilota australis (Tadpole codling)1
Schroederichthys bivius (Narrowmouthed catshark)1
Scomberomorus niphonius (Spotted Spanish mackerel)1
Scyliorhinus besnardi (Polkadot catshark)1
Spheniscus demersus (Jackass Penguin)1
Spheniscus mendiculus (Galapagos Penguin)1
Sphyrna lewini (Southern hammerhead shark)3
Sphyrna zygaena (Smooth hammerhead shark)1
Squalus acanthias (Common spiny)1
Squatina argentina (Argentine angelfish)1
Squatina occulta (Smoothback angel shark)1
Stenella attenuata (Pantropical Spotted Dolphin)5
Stenella coeruleoalba (Striped Dolphin)3
Steno bredanensis (Rough-toothed Dolphin)1
Sula leucogaster (Brown Booby)1
Sula nebouxii (Blue-footed Booby)1
Sula sula (Red-footed Booby)4
Tetrapturus pfluegeri (Longbill spearfish)3
Thalassarche cauta (Shy Albatross)2
Thalassarche chlororhynchos (Yellow-nosed Albatross)1
Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)1
Thalassarche melanophris (Black-browed Albatross)1
Theragra chalcogramma (Whiting)1
Thunnus alalunga (longfinned albacore)5
Thunnus maccoyii (Tunny)4
Thunnus obesus (Tuna)8
Thunnus thynnus (horse mackerel)1
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)1
Tursiops truncatus (Bottlenosed Dolphin)1
Xiphias gladius (Swordfish)11
Zalophus californianus (California Sealion)1
Zearaja chilensis (Yellownose skate)1

Predators

Alepisaurus ferox (Wolffish)[4]
Carcharhinus falciformis (Silky shark)[4]
Carcharhinus signatus (Shark)[11]
Istiompax indica (Marlin)[4]
Isurus oxyrinchus (Short-finned mako)[5]
Makaira mazara (black spearfish)[4]
Orcinus orca (Killer Whale)[4]
Rhincodon typus (Whale-shark)[4]
Thunnus albacares (Yellowfin-tuna)[4]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Angionematobothrium cephalodomus <Unverified Name>[12]
Anisakis simplex[12]
Areotestis sibi[12]
Atalostrophion sardae[12]
Bolbosoma heteracanthe[12]
Bolbosoma vasculosum[12]
Botulus microporus[12]
Brachyphallus parvus[12]
Caballerocotyla abidjani[4]
Caballerocotyla biparasitica[12]
Caballerocotyla klawei[12]
Caballerocotyla verrucosa[12]
Callitetrarhynchus gracilis[12]
Camallanus aotea <Unverified Name>[12]
Capsala biparasitica[12]
Capsala gotoi[12]
Capsala neothunni[12]
Capsala thynni[12]
Cardicola ahi <Unverified Name>[12]
Coeliodidymocystis opercularis <Unverified Name>[12]
Coeliotrema thynni[12]
Copiatestes filiferus[12]
Dasyrhynchus talismani[12]
Decemtestis dollfusi <Unverified Name>[12]
Dermatodidymocystis vivipara[12]
Dermatodidymocystis viviparoides[12]
Didymocystis acanthocybii <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis albacari <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis bifasciatus <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis bifurcata <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis intestinomuscularis[12]
Didymocystis irregularis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis lingualis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis nasalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis neothunni <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis oesophagicola <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis orbitalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis ovata <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis palati <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis philobranchia[12]
Didymocystis philobranchiarca <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis poonui <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis rotunditestis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis soleiformis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis spirocauda <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystis superpalati <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystoides bifasciatus <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystoides intestinomuscularis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystoides oesophagicola <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymocystoides superpalati <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus aahi <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus bifurcata <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus irregularis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus katsuwonicola <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus nasalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus orbitalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus palati <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus philobranchia <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus philobranchiarca <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus poonui <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus rotunditestis <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus spirocauda <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus superpalati <Unverified Name>[12]
Didymosulcus wedli[12]
Didymozoon longicolle <Unverified Name>[12]
Dinurus scombri[12]
Ectenurus lepidocybii[12]
Grillotia erinaceus[12]
Gymnorhynchus gigas[12]
Hepatoxylon trichiuri[12]
Heteronybelinia estigmena[12]
Hexostoma euthynni <Unverified Name>[12]
Hexostoma sibi[12]
Hexostoma thynni[12]
Hirudinella ahi <Unverified Name>[12]
Hirudinella marina <Unverified Name>[12]
Hirudinella ventricosa[12]
Hysterothylacium cornutum <Unverified Name>[12]
Ichthyostrongylus thunni <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikeria abdominalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikeria bipartita[12]
Koellikeria globosa <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikeria orientalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikeria retrorbitalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikeria submaxillaris <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikerioides apicalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikerioides externogastricus <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikerioides internogastricus <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikerioides intestinalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Koellikerioides orientalis[12]
Koellikerioides splenalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Lepidapedoides nelsoni <Unverified Name>[12]
Lepidapedon nelsoni <Unverified Name>[12]
Lobatozoum arieli <Unverified Name>[12]
Nasicola klawei[12]
Neohexostoma euthynni[12]
Neophrodidymotrema ahi <Unverified Name>[12]
Nephrodidymotrema ahi <Unverified Name>[12]
Oncophora albacarensis[12]
Oncophora melanocephala[12]
Opisthorchinematobothrium nephrodomus <Unverified Name>[12]
Orbitonematobothrium perioculare[12]
Pelichnibothrium speciosum[12]
Phyllodistomum thunni[12]
Platocystis vivipara <Unverified Name>[12]
Platocystis viviparoides <Unverified Name>[12]
Plerurus digitatus[12]
Raorhynchus terebra[12]
Rhadinorhynchus cadenati[12]
Rhadinorhynchus ornatus[12]
Rhadinorhynchus pristis[12]
Rhadinorhynchus trachuri[12]
Sibitrema poonui[12]
Stephanostomum qatarense[12]
Tentacularia coryphaenae[12]
Tergestia laticollis[12]
Tetrochetus coryphaenae[12]
Tricotyla thynni <Unverified Name>[12]
Tristoma biparasiticum <Unverified Name>[12]
Tristomella nozawae[12]
Udonella caligorum[12]
Umatrema indica <Unverified Name>[12]
Univitellodidymocystis lingualis <Unverified Name>[12]
Univitellodidymocystis neothunni <Unverified Name>[12]
Uroproctinella attenuata[12]
Uroproctinella spinulosa <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia abdominalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia bipartita <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia globosa <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia lingualis <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia orientalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia reniformis <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia retrorbitalis <Unverified Name>[12]
Wedlia submaxillaris <Unverified Name>[12]
Yamaguticystis arielli <Unverified Name>[12]
Zeuxapta taylori[12]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Monterey Bay Aquarium

Distribution

Admiralty Islands; Agulhas Current; American Samoa; Andaman Island; Andaman Sea; Angola; Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Arabian Sea; Aruba; Ascension Island; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Atulayan Bay; Australia; Azores Islands; Bahamas; Bangladesh; Bank 8; Barbados; Bay of Bengal; Belize; Benguela Current; Benin; Bermuda; Brazil; British Indian Ocean Tr.; Brooks Banks; Brunei Darussalam; Cameroon; Canada; Canary Current; Canary Islands; Cape Verde; Caribbean Sea; Cayman Islands; Chagos Islands; Chile; China; Christmas Island (Aust.); Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Colombia; Comoros; Congo, Dem. Rep. of the; Congo, Republic of; Cook Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Costa Rica; Cuba; Curaçao Island; Côte d'Ivoire; Davao Gulf; Djibouti; Dominica; Dominican Republic; East Brazil Shelf; East Central Australian Shelf; East Timor; Easter Island; Ecuador; El Salvador; Equatorial Guinea; Fiji Islands; French Guiana; French Polynesia; Gabon; Galapagos Islands; Gambia; Ghana; Great Barrier Reef; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guam; Guatemala; Guinea; Guinea Current; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Aden; Gulf of Aqaba; Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Oman; Guyana; Haiti; Hawaii (USA); Honduras; Hong Kong; Hsiao-liu-chiu; Humboldt Current; Iberian Coastal; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Insular Pacific-Hawaiian; Iran (Islamic Rep. of); Jamaica; Japan; Johnston Island; Jordan; Kenya; Kermadec Islands; Kimbe Bay; Kiribati; Korea, Republic of; Kuroshio Current; Lagonoy Gulf; Leyte Gulf; Liberia; Lingayen Gulf; Madagascar; Madeira Islands; Malaysia; Maldives; Marquesas Islands; Marshall Islands; Martinique; Mauritania; Mauritius; Mexico; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Middle Bank; Midway Islands; Milne Bay; Montserrat; Morocco; Mozambique; Myanmar; Namibia; Nauru; Nero Seamount; Netherlands Antilles; New Caledonia; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Nicaragua; Nigeria; Niue; Norfolk Island; North Australian Shelf; North Brazil Shelf; North Marianas; Northampton Seamount; Northeast Australian Shelf; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Northwest Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Oman; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Is. (Trust Tr.); Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Pakistan; Palau; Panama; Panay Gulf; Panguil Bay; Papua New Guinea; Peng-hu Island; Persian Gulf; Peru; Peru-Galapagos Waters; Philippines; Pitcairn; Polynesian Waters; Portugal; Puerto Rico; Ragay Gulf; Raita Bank; Red Sea; Ryukyu Islands; Réunion; Saint Helena; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Rogatien Bank; Saint Vincent & the Grenadines; Salmon Bank; Samoa; San Miguel Bay; Sao Tomé and Principe; Scotian Shelf; Senegal; Seychelles; Sierra Leone; Singapore; Solomon Islands; Somali Coastal Current; Somalia; South Africa; South Brazil Shelf; South China Sea; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Southwest Chilean Waters; Spain; Spratly Islands; Sri Lanka; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Suriname; Tahiti; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Tasman Sea; Thailand; Togo; Tokelau; Tonga; Trinidad and Tobago; Tuamoto Islands; Turkey; Turks and Caicos Is.; Tuvalu; Twin Banks; US Minor Outlying Is.; US Virgin Islands; USA (contiguous states); United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; Vanuatu; Venezuela; Viet Nam; Virgin Islands (UK); Visayan Sea; Wake Island; Wallis and Futuna Is.; Western Sahara; Worldwide in tropical and subtropical seas, but absent from the Mediterranean Sea. Highly migratory species, Annex I of the 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (Ref. 26139).; Yellow Sea; Yemen; Zapadnaya Seamount;

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