Menticirrhus saxatilis


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Related to Menticirrhus saxatilis: Menticirrhus americanus, Menticirrhus littoralis
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Noun1.Menticirrhus saxatilis - whiting of the east coast of United StatesMenticirrhus saxatilis - whiting of the east coast of United States; closely resembles king whiting
whiting - any of several food fishes of North American coastal waters
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2,415.0 Northern kingfish Menticirrhus saxatilis 177.8 Gafftopsail catfish Bagre marinus 1,990.7 Irridescent swimming crab Portunus gibbesii 8.7 Flounder (family) Bothidae 1,699.4 Bonnethead shark Sphyrna tiburo 1,252.0 Atlantic cutlassfish Trichiurus lepturus 1,225.5 Black drum Pogonias cromis 1,402.7 Blue crab Callinectes sapidus Weakfish Cynoscion regalis Atlantic bumper Chloroscombrus chrysurus 1,062.8 Sand perch Diplectrum formosum 953.4 Longspine swimming crab Portunus spinicarpus 4.5 Vermillion (B-liner) Rhomboplites aurorubens 893.2 snapper Left-eye flounder Syacium spp.
McMichael and Ross (1987) analyzed the diets of southern kingfish, northern kingfish (Menticirrhus saxatilis), and gulf kingfish (M.