Atka mackerel

What is Atka mackerel?

Atka mackerel definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a black-banded mackerel, Pleurogrammus monopterygius, of northern Pacific seas.

Origin of Atka mackerelFirst recorded in 1890a??95; named after Atka, an island in SW Alaska near the fishing grounds

 

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