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Related to Pomatomus: Pomatomus saltatrix
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Noun1.Pomatomus - type genus of the PomatomidaePomatomus - type genus of the Pomatomidae  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Pomatomidae, Pomatomidae - food and game fishes related to pompanos
bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix - bluish warm-water marine food and game fish that follow schools of small fishes into shallow waters
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Temnodon saltator = Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus): Bluefish; P.
The New England and Mid-Atlantic large mesh trawl fishery targets summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; monkfish, Lophius americanus; and spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias.
The presence of these species on reef structures is thought to attract larger pelagic predatory species, such as striped bass Morone saxatilis, bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix, weakfish Cynoscion regalis, southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma, sheepshead Archosargus probatocephalus, and spotted seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus.
American eel, Anguilla rostrata; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; striped bass, Morone saxatilis; Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrhynchus; white perch, Morone americana; and white catfish, Ictalurus catus) had elevated PCB levels that approached or exceeded the U.
In this study, we used passive ultrasonic biotelemetry and environmental monitoring to measure relationships of residence and egress of 3 predators--Striped Bass (age-1+ Morone saxatilis), Bluefish (age-0 and age-1+ Pomatomus saltatrix) and Weakfish (age-1+ Cynoscion regalis)--to habitat conditions in a small mid-Atlantic estuarine tributary that serves as a summer feeding and nursery ground.
Depending on fishing location and depth, target species include Atlantic croaker, Micropogonias undulatus; weakfish, Cynoscion regalis; Atlantic mackerel, Scomber scombrus; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; squid, Teuthida; black sea bass, Centropristis striata; scup, Stenotomus chrysops; and other finfishes.
Blacktip shark Carcharhinus limbatus Black sea bass Centropristis striata Remora Remora remora Florida pompano Trachinotus carolinus Tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier Spotted moray Gymnothorax moringa Creole-fish Paranthias furcifer Purplemouth moray Gymnothorax vicinus Black grouper Mycteroperca bonaci Cobia Rachycentron canadum Sand seatrout Cynoscion arenarius Leopard toadfish Opsanus pardus Dogfish (genus) Squalus Bank sea bass Centropristis ocyurus Bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix Scalloped hammerhead Sphyrna lewini Cubera snapper Lutjanus cyanopterus Dogfish Mustelus sp.
The third component reflects a fishery characterized by medium-sized vessels with landings composed principally of bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; tilefish, Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps; butterfish, Peprilus triacanthus; mackerel, Scomber scombrus; squid, Loligo pealeii, Illex illecebrosus; summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus; scup, Stenotomus chrysops; and black sea bass, Centropristis striata.
Size, growth, development, and survival of the planktonic larvae of Pomatomus saltatrix (Pisces: Pomatomidae).
Small bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix, are locally referred to as snappers, and some suggest that this scaling vernacular was likewise applied to the menhaden bait gear.
Habitat selection and quality for multiple cohorts of young-of-the-year bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix: comparisons between estuarine and ocean beaches in southern New Jersey.