Scad - Trachurus trachurus
Suitable DisplayRay Tank
Usually have a yellowish, brown back with silver side a yellow tipped fins.
Large head, lower jaw projected, with big eyes.
Can grow up to 60 cm in length.
The horse mackerel is a pelagic coastal species .
Have been found down to over 200 m in depth.
The horse mackerel can be found in throughout the English Channel, in the Irish Sea as far north as Lancashire and off the south coast of Ireland.