Florent's Guide To The

South Florida Reefs

Atlantic Tarpon
Atlantic Tarpon
Scientific Name: Megalops atlanticus
Family: Megalopidae
Category: Tarpons
Also known as: Silver King
Size: 2 to 5 ft. (60 cm to 1.5 m)  
Depth: 0-40 ft. (0-12 m)
Distribution: Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida, Bermuda

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