Lobotes


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Related to Lobotes: Atlantic tripletail, Lobotidae
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Noun1.Lobotes - type genus of the LobotidaeLobotes - type genus of the Lobotidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
tripletail - large food fish of warm waters worldwide having long anal and dorsal fins that with a caudal fin suggest a three-lobed tail
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Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch): Atlantic Tripletail; p.
0.3 Selene vomer 0.6 Trachinotus carolinus 38.2 24.2 24.0 38.1 Trachinotus falcatus 0.6 0.3 Trachinotus goodei 5.4 6.1 5.5 17.7 Syngnathidae Syngnathus folletti Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensis 0.2 Gerreidae Non-identified larvae 25.5 13.1 44.7 6.8 Haemulidae Pomadasys corvinaeformis 0.6 Polynemidae Polydactylus oligodon Sciaenidae Menticirrhus americanus ** 0.2 Menticirrhus littoralis ** 0.6 0.4 4.1 Micropogonias fumieri * Umbrina coroides Pomatomidae Pomatomus saltatrix Paralichthyidae 0.2 Etropus crossotus Paralichthys orbignyanus Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides greeleyi Sphoeroides testudineus 0.2 Diodontidae Chilomycterus spp.
If you are not familiar with the tripletail, Lobotes surinamensis, you really need to get acquainted with this fish.
2 0.0 Tripletail Lobotes surinamensis 2 0.0 Rainwater killfish Lucania parva 2 0.0 Atlantic silverside Menidia menidia 2 0.0 Shrimp eel Ophichthus gomesii 2 0.0 Tonguefish Symphurus spp.
Similarly absent (or rare) were larvae from other recreational and commercially important species such Coryphaena hippurus (Coryphaenidae), Rachycentron canadum (Rachycentridae), Balistes capriscus (Balistidae), Lobotes surinamensis (Lobotidae), Chaetodipterus faber (Ephippidae), and Mugil cephalus (Mugilidae), all of which spawn in coastal or offshore waters of Alabama.
TABLE I NAMES AND IDENTIFICATION OF FISH AND OTHER ANIMALS English Vernacular Identification Code * Atlantic cutlassfish Espada Trichiurus lepturus ESP Linnaeus, 1758 Atlantic tripletail Prejereba Lobotes surinamensis PRE (Bloch, 1790) Blue crab Siri Callinectes danae SIR Smith, 1869 Broadband anchovy Manjuba Anchoviella MAN lepidentostole (Fowler, 1911) Catfish Bagre Bagre bagre BAG (Linnaeus, 1766), Cathorops spixii (Agassiz, 1829), Genidens genidens (Valenciennes, 1839), Sciadeichthys luniscutis (Valenciennes, 1840) Croaker Corvina Micropogonias COR furnieri (Desmarest, 1823) Leathetjacket Salteira Oligoplites saliens SAL (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Menhaden Savelha Brevoortia pectinata SAV (Jenyns, 1842) Mojarra Vivoca Eugerres spp.