Atlantic herring

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Noun1.Atlantic herring - important food fishAtlantic herring - important food fish; found in enormous shoals in the northern Atlantic
Clupea, genus Clupea - type genus of the Clupeidae: typical herrings
Clupea harangus, herring - commercially important food fish of northern waters of both Atlantic and Pacific
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The bureau said that Motor Spirit valued at N58.3 billion, Gas oil valued at N29.95 billion, Herrings (Clupea harengus, Clupea pallasii) valued at N6.2 billion, and Mackerel at five billion nairas were among imports from the Netherlands during the quarter.
salar isoform X2, Stegastes partitus, Fundulus heteroclitus, Oreochromis niloticus isoform X2, Larimicthys crocea, Astrofundulus limnaeus, Clupea harengus, Takifugu rubripes, Danio.
Such temperatures that can result in age underestimation because the increments are too narrow to record have been previously reported for Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) and turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) (Geffen, 1982) and Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus) (Radtke and Fey, 1996).
The catastrophic decline of the Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) population can also be associated with these nuclear tests because feeding grounds of this species are located in the eastern part of the Barents Sea close to the archipelago (Krysov, 2000).
(2015) accumulation of heavy metal such as Cd and Pb have been investigated in the muscle tissue of the Clupea harengus caught from the Norwegian Sea.
Optimizing survey design for determining age structure of fish stocks: an example from British Columbia Pacific Herring (Clupea harengus pallasi).
Similar results were obtained for herring (Clupea harengus) and mackerel (Scomber scombrus), as content of fat through the year varied from 2-32% and 11-35%, respectively, while content of vitamin D showed no association to fattiness [16].
Detecting population structure in a high gene-flow species, Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus): direct, simultaneous evaluation of neutral vs.
Clupea harengus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Ma et al., 1998), Spicara maena (Linnaeus, 1758) (Matic-Skoko et al., 2004), Gadus morhua and Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758) (Witthames et al., 2009), Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe, 1834) (Renones et al., 2010), andPseudopleuronectes americanus (Walbaum, 1792) (McElroy et al., 2013)]; tropical and subtropical waters [e.g.
In the North Atlantic, where I have spent summers on Grand Manan Island at the mouth of the Bay of Fundy since I was a child, herring (Clupea harengus) migrate in shoals up to nine miles long, millions of fish that know how to keep the just-so distance from each other while racing and turning and feeding as one shining mass.
Similarly, LC50 estimates for C-93500A produced CEWAF (chemically enhanced water accommodated fraction) exposure of newly-hatched Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) embryos were inversely correlated with length of exposure (Mcintosh et al., 2010; Greer et al., 2012).