Atlantic saury

The fish feeds on zooplankton and fish larvae, and is hunted by tuna, marlin, bluefish and cod.

Atlantic saury (Scomberesox saurus), found in the Atlantic and the seas near Australia. Learn more about saury with a free trial on Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online. More

The Atlantic saury, Scomberesox saurus, is a fish of the family Scomberesocidae found in the Atlantic Ocean, in the seas near Australia, and also in the Mediterranean. More

Atlantic saury provide a feast for birds during annual migration print this article Don MacLean DON MACLEAN Don MacLean RSS Feed The Cape Breton Post I crossed the causeway on the weekend after the rain and wind storm. More

and for a directed Atlantic saury (Scomberesox saurus) fishery in Gulf Nova Scotia. Both these species are generally considered to be prey for many other components of the ecosystem. More

Investigations on the biology and distribution of Atlantic saury were conducted in the Northwest Atlantic during 1967-76. The data and materials were collected on board of research and commercial vessels. Searching and fishing for saury was facilitated by the positive reaction of this species to artificial light. More

The Atlantic Saury lives as the name implies in the atlantic ocean. They can be found as far North as Iceland and Norway down to the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Aegean seas South to Morocco. More

Order : Beloniformes
Family : Scomberesocidae
Genus : Scomberesox
Species : Scomberesox saurus
Authority : Walbaum, 1792