King Mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla)

This article is a species account for king mackerel (Scomberomorous cavalla) in Florida.

Download the King Mackerel Species Account (PDF 632 KB)

To view this PDF file, you will need Adobe Reader.
To download Adobe Reader, visit http://get.adobe.com/reader/




FWC Facts:
A shrimp escapes predators by quickly pulling its abdomen in toward its carapace (body). This motion shoots it through the water backward.

Learn More at AskFWC