Notes on this FAO species category: EMW-237

EMW idFAO Species CategoryNotes
EMW-237Frigate and bullet tunasThis category includes the species:

Frigate tuna (Auxis thazard thazard) and
Bullet tuna (Auxis rochei rochei).

84% and 13% capture of “Frigate and bullet tunas” in 1999-2007 was from the Pacific and Indian Oceans respectively. From, both species are distributed in Pacific, Indian and Atlantic Oceans.