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Noun1.Archosargus - a genus of SparidaeArchosargus - a genus of Sparidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Sparidae, Sparidae - porgies; scups
Archosargus rhomboidalis, Atlantic sea bream - sea bream of warm Atlantic waters
Archosargus probatocephalus, sheepshead - large (up to 20 lbs) food fish of the eastern coast of the United States and Mexico
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We recorded 19 native and six endemic species (Opisthonema berlangai, Mugil cephalus, Umbrina galapagorum, Orthopristis lethopristis, Odontoscion eurymesops and Archosargus pourtalesii).
Abstract--The sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus) is common in coastal waters from the Chesapeake Bay to Texas in the United States and supports a viable recreational and commercial fishery throughout much of its range.
Laryngeal displacement and asphyxiation by a beheaded sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus) in a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus).
Dark false mussels filter algae from the water column and provide food for fish species such as pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides), sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus), and blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus) (Odum & Heald 1972).
Mark, Biochemical Properties of Bone and Scale Collagens Isolated from the Subtropical Fish Black Drum (Pogonia cromis) and Sheepshead Seabream (Archosargus probatocephalus), Food Chem., 88, 495 (2004).
Sargus ovis = Archosargus probatocephalus (Wal-baum): Sheepshead; p.
Age and growth-rate estimation of sheeps head Archosargus probatocephalus in Louisiana waters using otoliths.
The sheepshead fish is listed but unsurprisingly I couldn't spot 'archosargus probatocephalus' on the menu.
Effect of stocking density and food density on survival, growth and yield of laboratory reared larvae of sea bream, Archosargus rhombidales L.