Sphyraena barracuda


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Noun1.Sphyraena barracuda - large (up to 6 ft) greyish-brown barracuda highly regarded as a food and sport fishSphyraena barracuda - large (up to 6 ft) greyish-brown barracuda highly regarded as a food and sport fish; may be dangerous to swimmers
barracuda - any voracious marine fish of the genus Sphyraena having an elongated cylindrical body and large mouth with projecting lower jaw and long strong teeth
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Ram feeding involves the predator overtaking its prey by swimming faster than the prey can escape, and is usually associated with fish that have fast jaws and sharp teeth, such as the great barracuda Sphyraena barracuda (Habegger, Motta, Huber, & Deban, 2011).
The great barracuda, Sphyraena barracuda, is found in the western Atlantic Ocean from Massachusetts to Brazil, but is particularly abundant off South Florida.
Biologia, ecologia y pesqueria de la Barracuda Sphyraena Barracuda (Walbaum 1972) (Pisces: Perciformes:Sphyraenidae) en la Isla de San Andres y los Cayos Bolivar y Albuquerque, Caribe Colombiano.