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Selar crumenophthalmus (Steenbrass; Silver scad; Scad; Purse-eyed scad; Purse-eye scad; Jackfish; Jack; Horse-eye jack; Horse mackerel; Goggler; Goggle-eyed scad; Goggle-eye; Chicharro; Big-eyed scad; Bigeye scad atulai; Big-eye scad; Bigeye scad; Big eye scad)

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Wikipedia Abstract

The bigeye scad (Selar crumenophthalmus) is an oceanic fish found in tropical regions around the globe. Other common names include purse-eyed scad, goggle-eyed scad, akule, chicharro, charrito ojón, jacks, and coulirou. The bigeye scad is fished commercially, both for human consumption and for bait.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Gateway National Recreation Area V 1807 New Jersey, United States
Seaflower Marine Protected Area 15125514 Colombia      

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Distribution

Circumtropical. Indo-Pacific: East Africa (Ref. 3287) to Rapa, north to southern Japan and the Hawaiian Islands, south to New Caledonia. Eastern Pacific: Mexico to Peru, including the Galapagos Islands (Ref. 5530). Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada and Bermuda through the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean to to São Paulo (Ref. 47377), Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde to southern Angola (Ref. 7097).;

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