Tetrapturus


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Noun1.Tetrapturus - a genus of IstiophoridaeTetrapturus - a genus of Istiophoridae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Istiophoridae, Istiophoridae - sailfishes; spearfishes; marlins
spearfish - any of several large vigorous pelagic fishes resembling sailfishes but with first dorsal fin much reduced; worldwide but rare
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Incluso hay presencia de peces oceanicos, como Sarda chilensis (bonito), Seriolella violacea (cojinova), Xiphias glaudius (albacora), Tetrapturus audax (marlin) e Isurus oxyrinchus (tiburon marrajo).
Biologists at the SWFSC also designed a protocol for collection of life history and distribution data on swordfish, marlins (primarily striped marlin, Tetrapturus audax), and pelagic sharks (primarily common thresher, Alopias vulpinus; shortfin mako, Isurus oxyrinchus; and blue, Prionace glauca).
Estructura de tallas y edad del marlin rayado Tetrapturus audaz (Pisces:Xiphidae) en Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
X Auxis thazard X Scomber japonicus X Euthynnus lineatus X TRICHIURIDAE Lepidopus fitchi X ISTIOPHORIDAE Tetrapturus audax X PARALICHTHYIDAE Cyclopsetta panamensis X Etropus crossotus X Syacium spp.
Besides their commercial importance, the flying fishes are crucial components in the epipelagic food chain, where they are preferred prey of predators, such as, Coryphaena hippurus, Thunnus albacares, Tetrapturus albidus, Makaira nigricans and Prionace glauca which are of high commercial value (Araujo and Chellappa, 2002; Parin, 1960).
La familia Xiphidae solo posee un genero y especie denominada Xiphias gladius conocida en la costa Pacifica como albacora, pez espada o swordfish, mientras que la familia Istiophoridae se encuentra constituida por tres generos (Makaira, Tetrapturus e Istiophorus) de las cuales solo las especies M.
Descriptions and relationships of the longbill spearfish, Tetrapturus belone, based on western north Atlantic specimens.
domestic data collection areas within the western North Atlantic basin, were investigated with mark-recapture data from 769 blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, 961 white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus, and 1,801 sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus.
Trophic dynamics and seasonal energetics of striped marlin Tetrapturus audax in the southern Gulf of California, Mexico.
Other species, including rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata), black jack (Caranx lugubris), dolphin fish (Coryphaena hippurus), billfishes (Istiophorus albicans, Makaira nigricans, Tetrapturus albidus), swordfish (Xiphias gladius), made up 6.
Caracterizacion citogenetica del Marlin Blanco Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860 (Pisces: istiophoridae) del Caribe mexicano.