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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The Seafood List

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Lepidocybium flavobrunneum

Acceptable Market Name(s): Escolar or Oilfish
Common Name(s): Escolar
ITIS TSN: 172362
Hazard Information: HAZ
DNA Sequence(s): Search Lepidocybium flavobrunneum on the FDA Reference Standard Sequence Library
Vernacular Name(s) (See note below.*): White Tuna
Flickr: View Lepidocybium flavobrunneum, PHIL 301 on Flickr

*Note: The Vernacular Name(s) (if any listed above) are for CROSS REFERENCE ONLY, and generally not acceptable
for product labeling in interstate commerce. Their use may result in seafood misbranding.