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Noun1.Euthynnus - a genus of Scombridae
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Scombridae, Scombridae - marine food fishes: mackerels; chub mackerels; tuna
Euthynnus pelamis, skipjack, skipjack tuna - oceanic schooling tuna of considerable value in Pacific but less in Atlantic; reaches 75 pounds; very similar to if not the same as oceanic bonito
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Recent records of juvenile white sharks in the south part of the Gulf of California suggest that the area can be used by this species to feed (Jaime-Rivera et al., 2014; Marquez-Farias & Lara-Mendoza, 2017), as the presence of other potential prey like the longtail stingray Hypanus longus, the black skipjack Euthynnus lineatus, and the yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares have also been reported (Ulloa-Ramirez et al., 2008).
and Thunnus spp.) and protracted-spawning taxa, including the little tunny (Euthynnus alletteratus), king mackerel, and Spanish mackerel (S.
FAMILIA Scombridae 79 Euthynnus lineatus FAMILIA Scorpaenidae 80 Scorpaena mystes FAMILIA Serranidae 81 Alphestes immaculatus 82 Alphestes multiguttatus 83 Cephalopholis panamensis 84 Epinephelus labriformis 85 Paranthias colonus 86 Rypticus nigripinnis 87 Serranus psittacinus FAMILIA Sparidae 88 Calamus brachysomus FAMILIA Synodonthidae 89 Synodus lacertinus FAMILIA Tetraodontidae 90 Arothron hispidus 91 Arothron meleagris 92 Canthigaster punctatissima 93 Sphoeroides lobatus FAMILIA Zanclidae 94 Zanclus cornutus
(1.) Grouped together under the generic term waiau, these include Auxis thazard (frigate tuna or frigate mackerel), Katsuwonus pelamis (skipjack tuna), and Euthynnus affinus (mackerel tuna), all related to tuna and part of the Scombridae family.
In this study we analyzed possible differences among the specimens of the little tunny Euthynnus alletteratus (Rafinesque, 1810) inhabiting Tunisian waters.
Selon L'ONSSA, l'echantillonnage porte sur 36 especes de poisson debarques sur les cotes marocaines et parmi les plus consommees au Maroc, a savoir Sardina pilchardus, Scomber sp, Genypterus spp, Sardinella aurita, Engraulis specie, Pagellus acarne, Boops boops, Sarda sarda, Trisopterus minutus, Trachurus trachurus, Pollachius pollachius, Conger conger, Sparus aurata, Hypomesus pretiosus, Xiphias gladius, Grondin, Dicologoglossa cuneata, Katsuwonus pelamis, merluccius merluccius, Mugil labrosus, Umbrina canariensis, Pagellus bellottii, Orcynopsis unicolor, Raja species, Scorpaena elongata, Pomadasys incisus, Rouget, Lepidopus caudatus, Aphanopus carbo, Zeus faber, Diplodus vulgaris, Solea solea, Requins, Thunnus species, euthynnus specie et Trachinus armatus.
Caption: Euthynnus alletteratus: Florida's common "bonito," otherwise known as little tunny, false albacore or bonehead.
In addition, catching of tuna and tuna-like (Auxis rochei, Auxis thazard, Euthynnus affinis, Katsuwonus palamis, Rastrelliger kanagurta, Scomber japonicas, Scomberomorus commerson, Scomberomorus guttatus, Thunnus albacares and Thunnus tonggol) species is a major component in large pelagic fisheries in Iran [2,3].
Taxon Catalog FL HL HL/FL Acanthocybiuim solandri 58300-1 282 Allothunnus fallai Fitch & Craig 722 187 25.90 Auxis rochei 6707-1 376 93 24.73 Auxis thazard 6711-8 378 103 27.25 Euthynnus affinis 6711-12 200 58.5 29.25 Euthynnus lineatus 52024-14 385 115 29.87 Katsuwonus pelamis 48925-1 488 138 28.28 Sarda chiliensis 32031-1 410 109 26.59 Scomber japonicus 44756-4 209 55.5 26.56 Scomberomorus concolor 22582 550 114 20.73 S.
They cited well-known examples of cooperative hunting by mammals and birds, and one by the Black Skip jack (Euthynnus yaito) that herded several hundred scads (Decapterus punctatus) into a tight school (Hiatt & Brock 1948).