chub mackerel

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Related to chub mackerel: Scomber japonicus
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Noun1.Chub mackerel - small mackerel found nearly worldwidechub mackerel - small mackerel found nearly worldwide
mackerel - any of various fishes of the family Scombridae
genus Scomber, Scomber - type genus of the Scombridae
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Synopsis of biological information on the chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus Houttuyn, 1782).
Environmental effects on recruitment and productivity of Japanese sardine Sardinops melanostictus and chub mackerel Scomber japonicus with recommendations for management.
Seisen Shokuhinkan Sanoya in Nagoya's Naka Ward has a special box lunch featuring such dishes as a hamburger or chub mackerel boiled in bean paste.
Ludt, Huntington Beach, chub mackerel, 4-12, Guadalupe Island, Mexico, June 5, 1986.
The spotter pilots search the offshore areas from off Baja California, Mexico, to the Monterey Bay area for concentrations of such target species as the northern anchovy, Engraulis mordax; Pacific or chub mackerel, Scomber japonicus; jack mackerel, Trachurus symmetticus; Pacific bonito, Sarda chiliensis; Pacific sardine, Sardinops sagax; and bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus.
Chub mackerel catches fluctuate highly, from 35,000 to 200,000 tons, while Chilean herring catch is fairly stable at 30,000-40,000.
In the Southeast Atlantic, where the catch has been running 600,000 tons of horse mackerel and 25,000 tons of chub mackerel, the current moderate to intense exploitation is considered "reasonably justified.
Abstract--Annual mean fork length (FL) of the Pacific stock of chub mackerel (Scomber japonicus) was examined for the period of 1970-97.