Pomatomus saltatrix


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Noun1.Pomatomus saltatrix - bluish warm-water marine food and game fish that follow schools of small fishes into shallow watersPomatomus saltatrix - bluish warm-water marine food and game fish that follow schools of small fishes into shallow waters
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
genus Pomatomus, Pomatomus - type genus of the Pomatomidae
bluefish - fatty bluish flesh of bluefish
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Temnodon saltator = Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus): Bluefish; P.
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.
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.
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.
Size, growth, development, and survival of the planktonic larvae of Pomatomus saltatrix (Pisces: Pomatomidae).
spotted seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus, McMichael & Peters 1989; red drum Sciaenops ocellatus, Peters & McMichael 1987; bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix, Harding & Mann 2001b) and for birds (e.
spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus, Tabb & Manning 1961, McMichael & Peters 1989, red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus, Peters & McMichael 1987, bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix, Harding & Mann 2001), and birds (e.