Barracuda School


Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena putnamiae)

Barracuda School
Barracuda School

The Chevron Barracuda size averages between 30-60 cm but can be as big as 165 cm.

These fish are carnivores and extremely skilled predators. Their diet consists mostly of other smaller fish, such as mullets, snappers and grunts. With their keen eyesight, they are attracted to shiny, metallic objects which remind them of fish scales, so avoid wearing jewellery when diving.

All species of barracudas hunt with very speed at around 50 km/h and accuracy, using their natural surroundings to set up ambushes for unsuspecting prey.

Rescue the Ocean with your Purchase!

All income goes towards our Marine Life Conservation Projects!

Have a look at our other merchandise!

Interested to join us as a Marine Life Conservation Volunteer?
Check it out here

Another way to help us is with your donation or buy one of our merchandise items. All income from the Items sold goes to our Marine Life Conservation Projects.

Are you interested in Scuba Diving? Come Join us at Poseidon Dive Center and do a Dive Course or Join us for a FunDive as a certified Diver.

Leave a Reply