Pacific striped marlin

In 2010, Greenpeace International has added the striped marlin to its seafood red list.

The Pacific striped marlin lives in the pelagic-oceanic, oceanodromous, marine, depth range 0 - 200 m environment.

Pacific striped marlin population (Graves and McDowell 1995). This suggests that striped and white marlin are not in fact be separate species (ibid., p. 202). More

The Pacific striped marlin action continues in full force for another week of good Cabo San Lucas fish reports," Edwards said. "The charter boat Gaviota I released 10 billfish for 3 fishing days. More

Council outlawed trade in Pacific striped marlin taken within its jurisdiction. But outside the U.S., billfish are caught as bycatch in swordfish and tuna longline fisheries. More

North Pacific striped marlin have been severely reduced in abundance and the spawning potential ratio (SPR) is estimated at 9% of maximum. SPR is often used as a guideline to gauge the health of a fish stock and the usual targeted levels are 20% to 40%. More

Common names

A'u in Hawaiian
A'u in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Agujón in English
Agujón in Spanish (español)
barred marlin in English
Beak in English
Beakie in English
Bwagilum in Misima-Paneati
Cá C? mitsukurii in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá cñ mitsukurii in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Cờ mitsukurii in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cheong-sae-chi in Korean (한국어)
Daanbeeri cadde in Somali (Soomaaliga)
Dugso in Tagalog
Dugso in Visayan
Empéreur in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Empereur in French (français)
Empéreux in French (français)
Espadim raiado in Portuguese (Português)
Espadim-raiado in Portuguese (Português)
Gestreepte marlijn in Dutch (Nederlands)
Gestreepte marlyn in Afrikaans
Gestreifter Marlin in German (Deutsch)
Habara in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Haura in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
Haura in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Juovamarliini in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Kajiki in Hawaiian
Kheil al bahar in Arabic (‫العربية)
Liplipan in Tagalog
Liplipan in Visayan
Makajiki in Japanese (日本語)
Malasugi in Bikol
Malasugi in Visayan
marlin in English
Marlín in sp
Marlín in Spanish (español)
Marlin pasiasty in Polish (polski)
Marlin rayado in Spanish (español)
Marlin rayé in French (français)
Merlín in sp
Merlín rayado in Spanish (español)
Nairagi in Hawaiian
Nduaro in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Neiufi in Tongan
New Zealand marlin in English
Pacific striped marlin in English
Pesce lancia striato in Italian (Italiano)
Pez aguja in Spanish (español)
Pez puerco in Spanish (español)
Picudo gacho in Spanish (español)
Polosatii marlin in Russian (русский язык)
Randig marlin in Swedish (Svenska)
Sa' u vorowaqa in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Sa'ula in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
saku vorowaqa in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Salisuli in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Samsuli in Swahili (Kiswahili)
Seraman koppara in Sinhalese (සිංහල)
spearfish in English
spikefish in English
Spydfisk in Danish (dansk)
Stribet marlin in Danish (dansk)
Strimmig spjutfisk in Swedish (Svenska)
striped marlin in English
striped swordfish in English
Stripet marlin in Norwegian (Norsk)
Stripey in English
Taguraar in Austronesian (Other)
Taguraar in Carolinian
Takeketonga in Maori (te reo Māori)
マカジキ in Japanese (日本語)
台湾枪鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
台灣槍魚 in Mandarin Chinese
尖吻四鰭旗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
尖吻四鳍旗鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
箕作枪鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
箕作槍魚 in Mandarin Chinese
紅肉仔 in Mandarin Chinese
紅肉旗 in Mandarin Chinese
紅肉旗魚 in Mandarin Chinese
红肉仔 in Mandarin Chinese
红肉旗 in Mandarin Chinese
红肉旗鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
청새치 in Korean (한국어)

Order : Perciformes
Family : Istiophoridae
Genus : Tetrapturus
Species : Tetrapturus audax
Authority : Philippi, 1887