Decapterus macarellus


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Noun1.Decapterus macarellus - small silvery fishDecapterus macarellus - small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
Decapterus, genus Decapterus - scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
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Tambien en las islas occidentales del archipielago canario, Espana, algunas de estas especies tropicales son de importancia comercial, principalmente Canthidermis sufflamen y Decapterus macarellus (Brito, 2008).
These include mackerel and round scad, Decapterus macarellus and D.
25 Spotfin butterflyfish Chaetodon ocellatus 26 Schoolmaster Lutjanus apodus 27 Roughscad Trachurus lathami 28 Sargassum fish Histrio histrio 29 Spotted goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus 30 Cero Scomberomorus regalis 31 Mahogany snapper Lutjanus mahogoni 32 Atlantic needlefish Strongylura marina 33 Pinfish Lagodon rhomboides 34 Round scad Decapterus punctatus 35 Mackerel scad Decapterus macarellus 36 Filefish spp.
Some of the rare species are epipelagic species (Opisthonema libertate, Scomberomorus sierra, Decapterus macarellus and Cypselurus callopterus), which probably may have been caught while the net was being recovered.