Giant Trevally Animal Pictures

Caranx ignobilis

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Deep sea fishing, popping. Man holding a Trevally jack fish

Giant Trevally
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Sharks and humans are the primary threats to giant trevallies.

Giant trevally, Caranx ignobilis, Komodo Indonesia

Giant tree ally
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These fish are so fierce that they occasionally ram sharks with their heads, injuring or even killing them. When curious, their instinct is to bite.

Two giant trevallies join a school of pelican barracuda (Sphyraena idiastes) in Siquijor Island, Philippines.

Giant Trevally
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These fish feed on whatever is easiest at the time, including crustaceans, cephalopods, mollusks, eels, and smaller fish.