Scientific name: Seriola zonata (Mitchill, 1815)
Common name: Banded Rudderfish, "Amberina"
Species Codes for Trip Ticket Reporting:
Food and Bait Code:
414 - Rudderfish, banded ("amberina")
474 - Rudderfish, banded (cores)
License and Endorsements Required for Commercial harvest:
SPL - Saltwater Products License
RS - Restricted Species Endorsement
* These are unofficial designations, please see Florida Administrative Code Chapter 68B for specifics, https://www.flrules.org/.
For more Commercial Fisheries information see the Commercial Saltwater Fishing section.
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