Decapterus punctatus


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Noun1.Decapterus punctatus - small fusiform fish of western AtlanticDecapterus punctatus - small fusiform fish of western Atlantic
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
Decapterus, genus Decapterus - scads especially mackerel scad; cosmopolitan in distribution
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TABELA I PRINCIPAIS * ESPECIES DE PESCADO PRESENTES NOS DESEMBARQUES PESQUEIROS ORIUNDAS DAS VISITAS AOS CERCOS FLUTUANTES DE TRINDADE, DEZEMBRO 2009-AGOSTO 2010 ** Familia Especie ** Nome local Carangidae Decapterus punctatus Carapau Selenne setapinnis Galo Oligoplites saliens Guaivira Chloroscombrus chrysurus Palombeta Trachinotus sp.
X Serraniculus pumilio X Carangidae Chloroscombrus chrysurus X Decapterus punctatus X Lutjanidae Lutjanus campechanus Gerreidae Unidentified X Sciaenidae Cynoscion arenarius X X Cynoscion nothus X Larimus fasciatus X X Leiostomus xanthurus X X Micropogonias undulatus X X Sciaenops ocellatus Labridae Unidentified X Microdesmidae Microdesmus spp.
25 Spotfin butterflyfish Chaetodon ocellatus 26 Schoolmaster Lutjanus apodus 27 Roughscad Trachurus lathami 28 Sargassum fish Histrio histrio 29 Spotted goatfish Pseudupeneus maculatus 30 Cero Scomberomorus regalis 31 Mahogany snapper Lutjanus mahogoni 32 Atlantic needlefish Strongylura marina 33 Pinfish Lagodon rhomboides 34 Round scad Decapterus punctatus 35 Mackerel scad Decapterus macarellus 36 Filefish spp.
nothus 0 0 0 0 0 Dasyatis sabina 0 0 0 0 0 Decapterus punctatus 0 0 0 0 0 Diapterus olisthostomus 0 0 0 0 0 D.
Individuals of nine species represented 93% of the total Sargassum catch (in decreasing order of abundance): Stephanolepis hispidus (planehead filefish), Caranx crysos (blue runner), Cheilopogon melanurus (Atlantic flyingfish), Balistes capriscus (gray triggerfish), Seriola rivoliana (almaco jack), Parexocoetus brachypterus (sailfin flyingfish), Monacanthus ciliatus (fringed filefish), Decapterus punctatus (round scad), and Coryphaena hippurus (dolphinfish).