|EMW id||FAO Species Category||Notes|
|EMW-308||Scads nei||This category includes species in the family Carangidae (Jacks and pompanos) and genus Decapterus.|
From FAO FishStat, 95% capture of “scads nei” in 1999-2007 was from the Pacific Ocean.
From fishbase.org information by ecosystem, the smallest and largest Decapterus species that are
(a) distributed in the Pacific Ocean and
(b) of fisheries interest
(using fishbase max size data) are as follows:
Japanese scad (Decapterus maruadsi). Max length : 25.0 cm FL male/unsexed. EMW-261.
Roughear scad (Decapterus tabl). Max length : 50.0 cm TL male/unsexed; common length : 25.0 cm TL male/unsexed; max. published weight: 560 g.