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Noun1.Decapterus - scads especially mackerel scadDecapterus - scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
Decapterus macarellus, mackerel scad, mackerel shad - small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil
cigarfish, Decapterus punctatus, quiaquia, round scad - small fusiform fish of western Atlantic
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Genetic structure of Indian scad mackerel Decapterus russelli: Pleistocene variance and secondary contact in the Central Indo-West Pacific seas.
Stock assessment of Indian Scad, Decapterus russelli in Pakistani waters and its impact on national economy.
Enter the galunggong - Decapterus maruadsi (Temminck & Schlegel)..This poor man's fish from Palawan, Zambales, Davao, and Zamboanga is so popular in the Philippines that a pundit joked it just might as well replace bangus as our national fish.
They found the most common species observed in those pits were the yellowtail reeffish, tomtate (Haemulon aurolineatum), the vermilion snapper (.Rhomboplites aurorubens), the roughtongue bass (Pronotogrammus martinicensis), and a scad (Decapterus sp.).
Recently visiting the Navotas Fish Complex in Manila, I noticed about 30 tubs of Clown Knifefish (Chitala ornata) being sold for the low, low sum of P15 per kilo - making them ten times cheaper than galunggong (Decapterus punctatus), which sells for P150 a kilo and was long touted as 'the poor man's fish'!
The Indian scad, Decapterus russelli belonging to Carangidae family is a benthopelagic marine species [9].
Maturation and diel reproductive periodicity of round scad (Carangidae: Decapterus punctatus).
Liao, "Purification and characterization of antioxidative peptides from round scad (Decapterus maruadsi) muscle protein hydrolysate," Food Chemistry, vol.
(13) Palytoxin poisoning most commonly follows consumption of cooked saltwater fish including mackerel (Decapterus macrosoma), grouper (Epinephelus spp.), filefish (Altera scripta), trigger fish (Melichtys vidua), parrotfish (Scarus ovifrons), blue humphead parrotfish (Ypsiscarus ovifrons), and even locally caught sardines and xanthid crabs (Demania reynaudii).
Fish Kite (Decapterus russelii) is one of the small pelagic fisheries communities are important in Indonesia.
Fishery, biology and population dynamics of three small pelagic fish species (Indian oil sardine Sardinella longiceps, Indian mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta and Indian scad Decapterus russeli) from the Sultanate of Oman.