This is a general hint!
Seriola carpenteri has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Seriola carpenteri in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Seriola carpenteri. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org
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Eastern Atlantic: Bay of Biscay and Agadir, Morocco to Angola, including Cape Verde.
Migrants were caught around Lampedusa Island (Mediterranean Sea).
Generally confined only in coastal waters over continental shelf, from the surface to at least 200 m.
Feed on squids and fishes.
Confined to areas where surface temperature exceed 25°C, its distribution perhaps influenced by seasonal movements of the 18-27°C water mass along the African coast.
Eggs are pelagic.