Common name of Thunnus thynnus
Common name Albacora-azul
Language Portuguese
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Brazil
Ref. Nomura, H., 1984
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core plant
1st modifier color pattern(s)
2nd modifier
Remarks Albacora = tuna or fig that appears before it is time to come (Ferreira, 1999) + azul =blue; also referred in Szpilman (2000).
Entered by Freire, Katia de Meirelles Felizola
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
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