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Related to Seriola: Seriola zonata, Seriola quinqueradiata
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Noun1.Seriola - a genus of CarangidaeSeriola - a genus of Carangidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
amberfish, amberjack - any of several amber to coppery fork-tailed warm-water carangid fishes
Seriola dorsalis, yellowtail - game fish of southern California and Mexico having a yellow tail fin
banded rudderfish, Seriola zonata, rudderfish - fish having the habit of following ships; found in North American and South American coastal waters
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Seriola chloris = Chloroscombrus chrysurus (Linnaeus): Atlantic Bumper; p.
A small-mesh drift gillnet fishery operates off southern California targeting white seabass, Atractoscion nobilis; yellowtail, Seriola lalandi; barracuda, Sphyraena argentea; and tuna species.
For most, "amberjack" means Seriola dumerili, the greater amberjack, which runs about 30-70 pounds, with occasional bruisers of 100-plus.
In January 2004, 2 fishermen captured a 26-kg amberjack (local name: Medregal Negro; scientific name: Seriola Rivoliana) while scuba diving along the coast of the Canary Islands, Spain.
Grant & Bowen (1998) hypothesized that the combination of high haplotype diversity and low nucleotide diversity for mtDNA was indicative of a population bottleneck followed by rapid growth (their Category 2), and assigned two species that are common in the northern Gulf (red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus, and greater amberjack, Seriola dumerili) to this category.
Yellowtail kingfish, Seriola lalandi, observed in both offshore waters and estuaries, are frequently caught about rocky headlands and reefs, in the surf zone, and in estuaries and sheltered bays (Roughley 1961: 54).
Seven years ago, the company began culturing Kona Kampachi[R] (or Seriola rivoliana), a delicious Hawaiian yellowtail fish.
The fish were further disaggregated using a 5-year average (1998-2002) catch composition from the artisanal finfish fishery: 35% Lutjanidae, 3% Scomberomorus sierra, 1% Seriola spp.
Seasonal changes in proteolytic enzymes of yellowtail Seriola quinqueradiata (Temminck & Schlegel; Carangidae) led extruded diets containing different protein and energy levels.
Early osteological development of the yellow tail Seriola dumerili Pisces: Carangidae).
Studies on the pathogenesis of streptococcal infection in cultured yellowtail Seriola spp.
Hands down, the big boy of the bunch is Seriola dumerili--the greater amberjack.