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Family Carangidae


Caranx sexfasciatus

Pacific Beach Hotel, Oahu

 BIGEYE JACK or PAKE ULUA      Gingame-aji

Schooling young are occasionally seen in bays while adults are rare.  A nocturnal hunter with large eyes, elongate body, a black spot at the upper edge of the gill opening, and white fin tips.  Attains 33 inches.  Hawai‘i, Indo-Pacific, & the Tropical Eastern Pacific.