Caranx hippos


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Noun1.Caranx hippos - fish of western Atlantic and Gulf of MexicoCaranx hippos - fish of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
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Caranx hippos = Caranx crysos (Mitchill): Blue Runner; p.
Caranx defensor = Caranx hippos (Linnaeus): Crevalle Jack, Jack Crevalle; p.
Ecologia das comunidades de metazoarios parasitos do xareu, Caranx hippos (Linnaeus) e do xerelete, Caranx latus Agassiz (Osteichthys, Carangidae) do litoral do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.
Metazoarios parasitos do xareu Caranx hippos (Linnaeus, 1766) e do xerelete Caranx latus Agassiz, 1831 (Osteichthyes: Carangidae) do litoral do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.
Review of the crevalle jacks, Caranx hippos complex (Teleostei:Carangidae), with a description of a new species from West Africa.
Abstract--The Caranx hippos species complex comprises three extant species: crevalle jack (Caranx hippos) (Linnaeus, 1766) from both the western and eastern Atlantic oceans; Pacific crevalle jack (Caranx caninus) Gtinther, 1868 from the eastern Pacific Ocean; and longfin crevalle jack (Caranx fischeri) new species, from the eastern Atlantic, including the Mediterranean Sea and Ascension Island.
Species of the Caranx hippos complex or crevalle jacks (Fig.
In a general review of the phenomenon of hyperostosis in fishes, including those of the allopatrically distributed and externally nearly identical species Caranx hippos (Linnaeus) (Atlantic Ocean) and C.
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.
The crevalle jack, Caranx hippos (Linnaeus), is a migratory, coastal species that is distributed worldwide at subtropical and tropical latitudes (Briggs, 1960; Kwei, 1978; Grosslein and Azarovitz, 1982).
Further analyses of the ecology of Caranx hippos in the Hudson River were based on data from an independent survey for the same 8-yr period (1986-1993) as the survey of the entire river.
Mass mortality of the crevalle jack, Caranx hippos (Linnaeus) on the Atlantic coast of Massachusetts.