Alectis


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Noun1.Alectis - a genus of CarangidaeAlectis - a genus of Carangidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
Alectis ciliaris, threadfish, thread-fish - fish having greatly elongated front rays on dorsal and anal fins
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The predominant species captured during the verification trials included juvenile pargo manchado Lutjanus guttatus, gafftopsail pompano, African pompano Alectis ciliaris, threadfin herring, big-eye scad, jack crevalle Caranx caninus, green jack, black jack Caranx lugubris, and bluefin trevally Caranx melampygus.
Unidentified tilefish Pomatomidae, Bluefishes 49 Pomatomus saltatrix Bluefish Rachycentridae, Cobias 50 Rachycentron canadum Cobia Echeneidae, Remoras 51 Echeneis naucrates Sharksucker Carangidae, Jacks 52 Alectis ciliaris African pompano 53 Caranx bartholomaei Yellow jack 54 Caranx crysos Blue runner 55 Caranx hippos Crevalle jack 56 Caranx latus Horae-eye jack 57 Caranx ruber Bar jack 58 Caranx spp.
1 4,5 CARANGIDAE Alectis ciliaris 1 4,5 Selene peruviana 1 4,5 Caranx caballus 1 4,5 LUTJANIDAE Lutjanus guttatus 1 4,5 LOBOTIDAE Lobotes sp.
Acropomatidae Synagrops bellus * 1 (45) Echeneidae Echeneis naucrates * Remora osteochir * 1 (26) Coryphaenidae Coryphaena equiselis * 2 (26-32) 18 (28-68) Coryphaena hippurus 99 (26-262) 22 (32-178) Carangidae Alectis ciliaris Caranx bartholomaei 3 (20-61) 1 Caranxcrysos 1646 (11-82) 91 (12-65) 96 (11-61) Caranx lugubris * 3 (21-29) Caranx ruber 57 (16-89) 2 (31-68) Caranx sp.