Acanthocybium


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Noun1.Acanthocybium - wahoosAcanthocybium - wahoos          
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Scombridae, Scombridae - marine food fishes: mackerels; chub mackerels; tuna
Acanthocybium solandri, wahoo - large fast-moving predacious food and game fish; found worldwide
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Wahoo are the largest non-tuna in the mackerel family, and are the lone species in the genus Acanthocybium.
Acanthocybium solandri collected near Oceanside, California, 2015 (LACM 58300-1, head)
High connectivity on a global scale in the pelagic wahoo, Acanthocybium solandri (tuna family Scombridae).
Reproductive biology of the wahoo, Acanthocybium solandri (Teleostei: Scombridae) in the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago, Braz.
Wahoo, Acanthocybium solandri, are large, pelagic fish that inhabit warm oceanic waters of the world, including the Gulf of Mexico (Gulf) where they support valuable fisheries.
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