gilthead

gilthead

(ˈɡɪltˌhɛd)
n
1. (Animals) a sparid fish, Sparus aurata, of Mediterranean and European Atlantic waters, having a gold-coloured band between the eyes
2. (Animals) any similar or related fish
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We took also a large number of giltheads, about one and a half inches long, tasting like dorys; and flying fire-fish like submarine swallows, which, in dark nights, light alternately the air and water with their phosphorescent light.
2005), Salmo salar, Atlantic salmon (Thomassen and Rosjo, 1989), Cyprinus carpio, common carp (Voila and Amidan, 1978), and Sparus aurata, Gilthead seabream and Dicentrarchus labrax, seabass (Izquierdo et al.
2) have been measured in several species of aquatic animals, such as gilthead seabream (Kissil et al.
Effects of dietary amino acid profile on growth performance, key metabolic enzymes and somatotropic axis responsiveness of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata).
The acid protease activities reported for EJ are comparable with those reported in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata), common dentex (Dentex dentex) (Alarcon et al.
Na-dependent D-Glucose transport by intestinal brush border membrane vesicles from gilthead sea bream (sparus aurata).
Investigation to determine digestibility coefficients of various raw materials in diets for gilthead sea bream, Sparus auratus L.
Effects of temperature decrease on feeding rates, immune indicators and histopathological changes of gilthead sea bream Sparus aurata fed with an experimental diet.