bigeye tuna

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Related to Big-eyed tuna: yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares, Thunnus obesus

bigeye tuna

n.
A commercially important tuna (Thunnus obesus) with yellow fins and large eyes, found in tropical and subtropical seas.
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The international governing body on the conservation of Atlantic tunas has recommended China's catch quota of big-eyed tuna in the Atlantic Ocean be cut in half next year from 7,300 tons this year, Japanese Fisheries Agency officials said Wednesday.