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Noun1.Menticirrhus - kingfishesMenticirrhus - kingfishes; whiting      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Sciaenidae, Sciaenidae - warm-water marine fishes including the drums and grunts and croakers and sea trout
whiting - any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters
kingfish - any of several food and game fishes of the drum family indigenous to warm Atlantic waters of the North American coast
king whiting, Menticirrhus americanus - whiting of the southeastern coast of North America
Menticirrhus littoralis, silver whiting - a dull silvery whiting of southern Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of the United States
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102.18 0.30 Menticirrhus littoralis 51.63 0.15 Menticirrhus americanus 0.20 <0.01 2,873.62 8.40 Mugilidae Mugil incilis 1.232,55 3.60 Mugil curema 360,63 1.05 Mugil sp.
2.2 3.0 Sciaenidae Cynoscion arenarias 1.9 3.6 Sciaenidae Cynoscion nothus 3.7 5.3 Sciaenidae Larimus fasciatus 2.5 2.6 Sciaenidae Leiostomus xanthurus 1.7 1.8 Sciaenidae Menticirrhus spp.
Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (one individual; 18.0 cm) and Pogonias cromis (Linne, 1766) (three individuals; 42.3 cm [+ or -] 17.2) were species only captured by gill nets.
Fish species and Brazilian Number of Total common name specimens length (cm) Genidens barbus (Lacepede, 1 45.3 1803)--Bagre Marinho Genidensplanfrons (Higuchi, Reis 1 53.5 & Araujo, 1982)--Bagre marinho Macrodon atricauda (Gunther, 2 28.2, 35.6 1880)--Pescada Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus, 2 29.5, 30.5 1758)--Papa-Terra Menticirrhus litorauis (Holbrook, 3 30.3-31.6 1847)--Papa-Terra Micropogonias furnieri (Desmarest, 2 42.8, 48.9 1823)--Corvina Mugil liza Valenciennes, 2 42.4, 43.2 1836--Tainha Odontesthes bonariensis 7 21.2-29.0 (Valenciennes, 1835)--Peixe-Rei Parona signata (Jenyns, 2 30.1, 33.9 1841)--Viuva Peprilusparu (Linnaeus, 1 33.1 1758)--Gordinho Pomatomus saltatrix (Linnaeus, 2 33.6, 40.4 1766)--Anchova Seriola lalandi Valenciennes, 1 45.4 1833--Olhete Table 2.
Umbrina alburnus = Menticirrhus americanus (Linnaeus): Southern Kingfish; p.
entomelas and Menticirrhus elongates were amongst the five species with the highest biomass.
(33) In the study conducted by Borges et al., (27) the moisture content in nuggets and meatballs made of southern kingfish (Menticirrhus americanus) was of 62% and 71.5%; ashes corresponded to 2.6% and 2.9%, and lipids 6.6% and 1.9%, respectively.
of Linton, 1905 from Anguilla rostrata, Cynoscion regalis, Hemitripterus americanus, Merluccinus bilinearis, Menidia notata, Menticirrhus saxatilis, Opsanus tau, Paralichthys dentatus, Merlinus carolinus, Sphyraena borealis and Synodus foetens; T.
Northern Kingfish Menticirrhus saxatilis--Small shore fish usually found over a sandy bottom, northern kingfish only venture north in the summer.
Godefroid RS, Santos C, Hofstaetter M, Spach HL (2001) Occurrence of larvae and Juveniles of Eucinostomus argentus, Eucinostomus gula, Menticirrhus americanus, Menticirrhus littoralis, Umbrina coroides and Micropogonias furnieri at Pontal do Sul beach, Parana.