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Related to Citharichthys: flounder, Sanddab, sand dabs
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Noun1.Citharichthys - a genus of BothidaeCitharichthys - a genus of Bothidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Bothidae, family Bothidae - a family of fish of the order Heterosomata
whiff - a lefteye flounder found in coastal waters from New England to Brazil
sand dab - small food fishes of the Pacific coast of North America
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The bay whiff Citharichthys spilopterus was the most abundant species collected with a maximum mean CPUE of 34.
GOS2 Microgobius MIGU gulosus Microgobius MITH thalussinus Haemulidae Orthopristis ORCH chrysoptera Lutjanidae Lutjanus LUAR argentimaculatus Mugilidae Mugil cephalus MUCE Paralichthyidae Citharichthys CISP spilopterus Paralichthys PALE lethostigma Polynemidae Polydactylus POOC octonemus Pomatomidae Pomatomus POSA saltatrix Sciaenidae Bairdiella BACH chrysoura Cynoscion CYAR arenarius Cynoscion CYNE nebulosus Leiostomus LEXA xanthurus Menlicirrhus MEL1 littoralis Micropogonias MIUN undidatus Pogonias cromis POCR Sciaenops occelatus SCOC Scombridae Scomberomorus SCMA maculatus Sparidae A rchosargus ARPR probatocephalus Lagodon rhomboides LARH Sphyrnidae Sphyrna tiburo SPT1 Stromateidae Peprilus paru PEPA Syngnathidae Syngnathus spp.
Seven California species (gulf sanddab, Citharichthys fragilis; Pacific sanddab, Citharichthys sordidus; speckled sanddab, Citharichthys stigmaeus; longfin sanddab, Citharichthys xanthostigma; bigmouth sole, Hippoglossina stomata; California halibut, Paralichthys californicus; and fantail sole, Xystreurys liolepis) placed in Bothidae in Robins et al.
Blue rockfish was the leading species from the combined areas, but was closely followed by Pacific sanddab, Citharichthys sordidus; and white croaker.
Larger fish prey on juvenile fish, including sanddabs, Citharichthys spp.
Pacific herring Clupea pallasi Pacific lamprey Lampetra tridentata Pacific (chub) mackerel Scomber japonicus Pacific sanddab Citharichthys sordidus Pacific sand lance Ammodytes hexapterus Pacific sardine Sardinops sagax Pacific tomcod Microgadus proximus Pacific whiting Merluccius productus Plainfin midshipman Porichthys notatus Polar cod Boreogadus saida Pollock Pollachius virens Redfish Sebastes spp.
Hermit crab 0 1 0 0 Pholis laeta Crescent gunnel 1 0 0 0 Citharichthys stigmaeus Speckled sanddab 0 1 0 0 Cottid no.
Details of Pacific sanddab, Citharichthys sordidus, collections made between 11 and 20 September 2005 in the Santa Barbara Channel.
Common name Scientific Total name catch Total fish 2,562 Atlantic Micropogonias 1,124 croaker undulatus Red drum Sciaenops 440 ocellatus Darter goby Ctenogobius 245 boleosoma Naked goby Gobiosoma 245 bosc Bay anchovy Anchoa 109 mitchilli Black drum Pogonias 108 cromis Silver perch Bairdiella 104 chrysoura Pinfish Lagodon 33 rhomboides Bay whiff Citharichthys 30 spilopterus Skilletfish Gobiesox 28 strumosus Green goby Microgobius 25 thalassinus Blackcheek Symphurus 15 tonguefish plagiusa Southern Menticirrhus 12 kingfish americanus Spotted Cynoscion 11 seatrout nebulosus Striped Mugil 9 mullet cephalus Ladyfish Elops saurus 4 Shrimp eel Ophichthus 4 gomesii Pipefish Syngnathus 4 spp.
48 21 Ophidiidae 0 29 7 34 Lepophidium profundorum 7 5 Gobiidae 3 6 3 6 Paralichthyidae 1 62 217 135 Citharichthys arctifrons 14 0 Etropus spp.