Thunnus thynnus


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Related to Thunnus thynnus: Rachycentron canadum, bluefin tuna, Thunnus obesus
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Noun1.Thunnus thynnus - largest tunaThunnus thynnus - largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics
genus Thunnus, Thunnus - tunas: warm-blooded fishes
tunny, tuna - any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters
bluefin, bluefin tuna - flesh of very large tuna
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Duration of Initial References motility velocity (s or min) ([mu]m/s) Fresh-water fish species Esox lucius 60-80 s 160-170 [37] Oreochromis >30 min 70-80 [38] mossambicus Anguilla anguilla <30 min 120-160 [39] Carassius auratus 3 min at ND [40] 18-21[degrees]C Cyprinus carpio 200 s 140 [41] Salmo irideus 60-105 s ND [42] Sea-water fish species Thunnus thynnus 140 s 215-230 [43] Merluccius merluccius 400-500 s 65-130 [43] Gadus morhua 700-800 s 130 [43, 44] Dicentrarchus labrax 50-60 s 120 [45] Acipenser persicus 1.
In general, the K coefficients estimated for Stellifer brasiliensis and Stellifer rastrifer were in agreement with those reported for Tilapia zilli (Cichlidae), Thunnus thynnus (Scombridae), and Sprattus sprattus balticus (Clupeidae) (Coward and Bromage, 2002; Aragon et al.
Testicular development in migrant and spawning bluefin tuna Thunnus thynnus (L.
Age and growth of young-of-year bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus, from otolith microstructure.
David John Bruce also emailed this very useful information about tunny fish in the North Sea: "Tunnies, or tuna, used to be found in sufficient numbers to make the North Sea, especially off Scarborough, an area famous for captures of the massive blue-fin tunny, thunnus thynnus.
Tagging of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna, Thunnus thynnus, Off the Coast of
Hepatoxylon trichiuri (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha) plerocercoids in cage-reared northern bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus (Osteichthyes: Scombridae).
Japan, the largest consumer of Thunnus thynnus, and therefore opposed to the ban, was supported by developing countries.
Thunnus tonggol, Thunnus thynnus Sources: FDA [26]; Stratton and Taylor [50].
0% para la cabrilla, Mycteroperca xenarcha y el atun, Thunnus thynnus hasta 14.
The Atlantic bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus, is one of the fastest, most powerful and most beautiful offish.