Makaira


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Noun1.Makaira - marlinsMakaira - marlins        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Istiophoridae, Istiophoridae - sailfishes; spearfishes; marlins
marlin - large long-jawed oceanic sport fishes; related to sailfishes and spearfishes; not completely cold-blooded i.e. able to warm their brains and eyes
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Wesco's three largest shareholders -- The Carlyle Group, Makaira Partners and the Snyder Family Trusts -- support the transaction, according to the company.
The cash purchase price represents a premium of approximately 27.5 percent to the 90-day volume weighted average share price for the period ended May 24, 2019, the last trading day prior to media speculation regarding a potential transaction involving Wesco Aircraft.Wesco's three largest shareholders, affiliates of The Carlyle Group (CG) and Makaira Partners, as well as the Snyder Family Trusts, support the transaction and have entered into voting and support agreements to vote their shares in favor of the transaction.
An evaluation of pop-up satellite tags for estimating postrelease survival of blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) from a recreational fishery.
On our day off of Stuart, Mitchell trolled DeFusco's ballyhoo off the riggers and two flatlines, using Okuma Makaira reels and custom rods, at 5 to 6 knots.
Considering all species subject to exploitation by the sport fishing fleet in this region, striped marlin represents 21.7%, Pacific blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) 3.4%, sailfish (Istiophorus platypterus) 2.6%, dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus) 46.4% and yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) 19% (Klett-Traulsen et al., 1996).
The summers of 2014 and 2015 generated many tales of warm-water fishes being caught in the local southern California sport fishery, including Dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus), Blue Marlin (Makaira nigricans), Shortbill Spearfish (Tetrapturus angustirostris), Yellowfin Tuna (Thunnus albacares), and Wahoo (Acanthocybium solandri) among other tropical species.
Analysis of logbook accuracy for blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) in the Hawaii-based longline fishery with a generalized additive model and commercial sales data.
Besides their commercial importance, the flying fishes are crucial components in the epipelagic food chain, where they are preferred prey of predators, such as, Coryphaena hippurus, Thunnus albacares, Tetrapturus albidus, Makaira nigricans and Prionace glauca which are of high commercial value (Araujo and Chellappa, 2002; Parin, 1960).
En este articulo se presentan datos de concentracion de mercurio total en muestras de pez vela (Istiophorus platypterus) y marlin (Makaira spp.
La familia Xiphidae solo posee un genero y especie denominada Xiphias gladius conocida en la costa Pacifica como albacora, pez espada o swordfish, mientras que la familia Istiophoridae se encuentra constituida por tres generos (Makaira, Tetrapturus e Istiophorus) de las cuales solo las especies M.
Some fast-swimming fish have a concave forebody too (e.g., the Mediterranean spearfish Tetrapturus belone, Indo-Pacific sailfish Istiophorus platypterus, black marlin Makaira indica, or swordfish Xiphias gladius).