queenfish


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queenfish

(ˈkwiːnˌfɪʃ)
n
a marine fish, Seriphus politus, found off the coast of California
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Noun1.queenfish - silvery and bluish drumfish of shallow California coastal watersqueenfish - silvery and bluish drumfish of shallow California coastal waters
croaker - any of several fishes that make a croaking noise
genus Seriphus, Seriphus - a genus of Sciaenidae
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In contrast, the recreational fishery for largemouth queenfish (Scomberoides commersonnianus) in Australian waters had a relatively high selectivity for immature fish; therefore, increasing minimum size limits to reflect L50 had a drastic improvement on the status of that stock (Griffiths et al.
In 1970, the Queenfish retraced this journey, measuring 7.
On the other hand, sardines are exposed to the press of diverse predators represented by large pelagic species, such as the longtail tuna, Thunnus tonggol; sawtooth barracuda, Sphyraena putnamae; kingfish, Scomberomonis commerson; queenfish, Scomberoides commersonnianus; Indo-Pacific sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus; and some other species.
Polowczyk's afloat assignments include USS Queenfish (SSN 651); USS Peterson (DD 969); and USS Bataan (LHD 5).
Fish that are commonly caught by women at Warraber include Blue Tuskfish (bila), garfish (mathakoi; zaber), Black-Spot Seaperch (tanik), Honeycomb Cod (takam), Smudgefoot Spinefoot (kurbim), Blackspot Tuskfish (wanakuboi), Golden Trevally (waitpis), Bream (snapa), Giant Trevally (gaigai bulzi), Queenfish (kabar), Coral Trout (withi) and Stripey Seaperch (tanab).
Lippert's sea duty tours include supply officer, USS Queenfish (SSN 651); assistant supply officer, USS Simon Lake (AS 33); and supply officer, USS Canopus (AS 34).
Rear Admiral Lippert's sea duty tours include Supply Officer of USS QUEENFISH (SSN 651), Assistant Supply Officer of USS SIMON LAKE (AS 33), and Supply Officer of USS CANOPUS (AS 34).
Eight years ago, the EPA issued an advisory warning people against consuming black croaker, queenfish and surfperch, as well as white croaker, from the Los Angeles/Long Beach harbor.
Some 14 varieties are commercially harvested from the Gulf, among them the silvery or golden yellow Talang queenfish (50 to 100 cm) and the Golden toothless crevally (a relatively large carangid that can exceed one meter in length).
During his career, he commanded the nuclear attack submarine USS Queenfish, and later the U.
Of the 11 species or populations with available spawning-frequency data, Queenfish (Seriphus politus) has the longest interspawning interval of 7.
Fecundity, batch of total, is undocumented for most southern California sciaenids with the exception of white croaker and queenfish (Love et al.