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Noun1.Centropristis - sea basses
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Serranidae, Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
black bass, black sea bass, Centropistes striata - bluish black-striped sea bass of the Atlantic coast of the United States
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Seaborn GT, Smith Th, Denson MR, Walker AB, Berlinsky DL (2009) Comparative fatty acid composition of egg from wild and captive black sea bass Centropristis striata L.
Similarly, Copeland & Watanabe (2006) found that larval Centropristis striata cultured at intensities of 100, 500, 1000 and 1500 lux which, did not show a difference in growth as these intensities were similar to those experimented by the species in the wild during that life stage.
Centropristes trifurca = Centropristis philadelph-ica (Linnaeus): Rock Sea Bass; p.
While it is not targeted off North Carolina, the octopus is a high-value species that is often taken as bycatch in wire mesh traps set for Black Sea Bass, Centropristis striata.
A waste effluent treatment system based on microbial mats for black sea bass Centropristis striata recycled water mariculture.
Evidence for the differential regulation of ovarian follicle responsiveness to human chorionic gonadotropin in vitro in a serranid teleost, Centropristis striata.
Black Sea Bass Centropristis striata--Stout-bodied fish, black sea bass have large pectoral and pelvic fins, and one long dorsal fin instead of separate spiny and soft-rayed fins.
The predatory black sea bass Centropristis striata is also abundant.
Further, in this region of the Chesapeake Bay cannibalism is a major contributor to crab mortality (Mansour 1992, Moody 1994) while the pelagic and benthic feeding fishes Micropogonias undulatus (Atlantic croaker), Leiostomus xanthurus (spot), Sphoeroides maculatus (northern puffer), and Centropristis striata (black sea bass) have only recently been identified as consumers of crabs of these sizes within the study area (K.