Kyphosus sectatrix


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Noun1.Kyphosus sectatrix - food and game fish around Bermuda and FloridaKyphosus sectatrix - food and game fish around Bermuda and Florida; often follow ships
sea chub - schooling fishes mostly of Indian and western Pacific oceans; two species in western Atlantic
genus Kyphosus, Kyphosus - type genus of the Kyphosidae
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Species of Kyphosus are difficult to identify and a recent family revision by Knudsen & Clements (2013) has revealed that in addition to the Bermuda Chub, Kyphosus sectatrix, two other chubs occur in Bermuda, both with unfamiliar names.
Guaguanche Sphyraena guachancho Conger eel (family) Congridae Conger eel Conger oceanicus Bonnethead Sphyrna tiburo Black jack Caranx lugubris Black drum Pogonias cromis Bermuda chub Kyphosus sectatrix Yellowfln grouper Mycteroperca venenosa Yellow conger Hildebrandia flava Spotfin hogfish Bodianus pulchellus Southern puffer Sphoeroides nephelus Smooth butterfly ray Gymnura micrura Pufferfish (genus) Sphoeroides sp.
21 (12-66) 4 (13-71) 8 (11-22) Trachinotuscarolinus Trachinotus falcatus Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensis 11 (11-52) 2 (29-30) 1 (33) Mullidae Mulloidichthys martinicus * 1 (87) Pseudupeneus maculatus 3 (37-43) Kyphosidae Kyphosus incisor 2 (29-91) 4 (19-39) 1 (14) Kyphosus sectatrix 30 (15-89) 2 (25-33) Kyphosus sp.