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Horse Eye Jack Fish Mounts - You can easily order through this website or call us if you prefer. GFM individually handcrafts each defined and detailed fish replica by hand, one-at-a-time. Every fish reproduction is perfectly airbrushed to resemble each species' most noticeable and distinct color patterns.
By combining the best prices, unmatched quality while supporting and promoting the practice of catch-and-release fishing, Global Fish Mounts continues to be the go-to company for all Freshwater and Saltwater fish mounts. We offer most sizes and species of any fish, including the Horse Eye Jack seen here.
Variety of Sizes Available: Global Fish Mounts offers mounts of Horse Eye Jack in a wide variety of different sizes. The models and sizes displayed on this page represent recently produced mounts. As we continuously add more sizes to our product list, and if you do not see the size you are looking for, or simply need more details about the process, please contact us by calling 954-942.1417 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Artist Note: At times customers or anglers request us to use a reference photograph to paint by. If so our skilled artists will identify any unique characteristics in the photo which are later reflected in the completed paint scheme. This is why no two mounts are ever exactly alike and explains the differences you may see in the coloration of the various mounts. If you have a photo or description, please send it by email to email@example.com
Horse-eye jacks, Caranx latus (Agassiz, 1831), aka black jacks, cabalis, false jacks, gallegos, horse eyes, horse eye jacks, horse-eyes, horse-eye crevalles, horse-eye trevally, jacks, and yellowjacks, reach up to 101external link cm in length and weigh up to 13.4external link kg. These fish have 8-9 dorsal spines, 20-22 dorsal soft rays, 2-3 anal spines and 16-17 anal soft rays. They have no spots on their pectoral fins.
They may have a small spot on their gill covers. Their scutes (bony plates) tend to be dusky or blackish; their caudal (tail) fin is yellow. Their young have broad blackish bars on their bodies.Horse-eye jacks are similar in body shape to other jacks in the Family Carangidae, but their head is not as blunt. Their fins are blackish as opposed to the yellow tinge of crevalle jacksexternal link. As their name indicates, their eyes are very large
Horse-eye jacks are found in the western Atlantic: New Jersey (USA), Bermuda, and the northern Gulf of Mexicoexternal link to Rio de Janeiroexternal link, Brazil. Also found throughout the Caribbeanexternal link. In the eastern Atlantic: St. Paul's Rocksexternal link, Ascension Islandexternal link and two confirmed records from the Gulf of Guineaexternal link.A pelagicexternal link schooling species usually found in offshore reefs within a depth range of 0 - 140 m though they are usually found at 0 - 20 m. Juveniles are encountered along shores of sandy beaches, also over muddy bottoms. May penetrate into brackish waterexternal link and ascend rivers. Often approaches divers.
Whether you choose to supply your own photos or not, the same care and attention to detail will be given in crafting and painting your mount. Unmatched attention to detail, high quality materials and only the best equipment in the hands of world-class artists using advanced techniques equals a finished product found nowhere else.