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yellowfin

(ˈjɛləʊˌfɪn)
n
(Animals) a large type of tuna, Thunnus albacares, having yellow fins
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Noun1.yellowfin - may reach 400 poundsyellowfin - may reach 400 pounds; worldwide 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
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The best bet will be spending the time at shallower wreck and rigs catching live bait then heading offshore to the floating rigs and drill ships for yellowfin.
Our goal was to examine fine-scale variability in the feeding habits and trophic position of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) and skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) caught together in mixed schools by purse seine to examine the null hypothesis that the association between these 2 tuna species is not related to trophic interactions.
The price of yellowfin tuna has already risen by a third over the past six months.
Analyst Mintec says yellowfin has already risen 33 per cent in six months - because of a rise in the more popular skipjack variety.
MSC certification is achieved by the Solomon Islands skipjack and yellowfin tuna purse seine and pole and line fishery.
Ralph Taylor, Assistant Curator at the National Museum of Natural History, examined faded brindled madtom specimens collected by Jordan and other biologists in the upper Tennessee drainage and discover a new species--the yellowfin madtom (Noturus flavipinnis).
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While CONAPESCA at the time did not release any public details about restrictions on Mexico's commercial fishing fleets on the catch of bluefin tuna, the agency announced restrictions on the capture of yellowfin tuna for 2015 to 2017.
Muscat: Yellowfin tuna, King Fish and Longtail tuna (Sahwa) are among the many aquatic species that face an export ban in Oman.
All the other six major fisheries products-including yellowfin tuna, roundscad, seaweeds, milkfish, tilapia and tiger prawn-failed to exceed volumes recorded in the first quarter of 2013.
His million dollar fish was a 427 pound Yellowfin tuna caught on September 28th, and has been approved as the new world record for the species.
3) Its national symbols are the coconut palm and the yellowfin tuna