Polyprion americanus

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Noun1.Polyprion americanus - brown fish of the Atlantic and Mediterranean found around rocks and shipwrecks
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
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The M estimates from both age-varying estimators indicate a type-3 survival curve, which is common among finfish species, for North Atlantic wreckfish (Fig.
For over 20 years, Atlantic wreckfish was the exclusive domain of a limited group of commercial fishermen, whom NOAA Fisheries had granted individual "ownership" of the resource.
46, calculated for large Atlantic wreckfish (Polyprion americanus) (Sedberry et 23 al.