striped bass

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Related to Morone saxatilis: Morone americana, Micropterus dolomieu, Paralichthys dentatus, Fundulus majalis

striped bass

 (băs)
n.
A food and game fish (Morone saxatilis) native to Atlantic coastal waters of North America and introduced into inland waters and Pacific coastal waters, having dark longitudinal stripes along the sides and characteristically swimming up rivers to spawn. Also called rockfish, striper.

striped′ bass′

(bæs)
n.
an important American game fish, Morone saxatilis, having blackish stripes along each side.
[1810–20, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.striped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United Statesstriped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States
sea bass, bass - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
2.striped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripesstriped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes; migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus Morone
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
genus Roccus, Roccus - a genus of Serranidae
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Validation of otolith-based ageing and a comparison of otolith and scale-based ageing in mark-recaptured Chesapeake Bay striped bass, Morone saxatilis.
Digestibility of rice bran has been found to be low (41%) in Stripped bass, Morone saxatilis cross Morone chrysops and as low as (38%) in Thai Koi (Anabas testudineus), while fishmeal digestibility is high (80%) in the same species [19].
Bayless JD: Artificial propagation and hybridization of striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walmbaum).
A reduction in the accuracy of spine age estimates as a result of annulus loss was reported in adult striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walbaum) and brown trout, Salmo trutta L.
A low-molecular-weight (25-kDa) IGF-binding protein is increased with growth inhibition in the fasting striped bass, Morone saxatilis.
An ongoing epizootic of mycobacteriosis has been reported among striped bass, Morone saxatilis (1), in the Chesapeake Bay, one of the largest and most productive estuaries in North America.
The influence of temperature on cohort-specific growth, survival, and recruitment of striped bass Morone saxatilis larvae in Chesapeake Bay.
We conducted a two-year study (1997-1999) to locate cool water thermal refuge for striped bass Morone saxatilis in the Pascagoula River, its principal tributary streams and associated off-channel environments.
Moreover, it should be noted that the index of abundance for striped bass, Morone saxatilis, developed from a 20-yr fixed station sampling design, was found to predict subsequent commercial landings of striped bass (Goodyear, 1985).
The status and abundance of striped bass, Morone saxatilis, in the Roanoke River and Albemarle Sound, North Carolina, 1956-1980.