Murray cod


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Murray cod

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(Animals) a large Australian freshwater fish, Maccullochella peeli, chiefly of the Murray and Darling rivers
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Other interesting offerings from Halco are the Relic Doc--cod killer backwards and designed for the Australian freshwater Murray cod, but equally at home plugging for bass in our own impoundments.
Of these, 21 were identified as belonging to Maccullochella peelii (Murray cod) (Table 2).
McCartney, who feels passionately about sustainable fishing (he insists on serving only farmed blue fin tuna, instead of the endangered wild ones), insists I have Four Preparations of Fish -- a quartet of Himalayan salt-cured blue fin tuna, confit of Buxton salmon, scampi tartar with Yarra Valley salmon roe, and smoked kingfish -- followed by Crisp Seared Murray Cod along with grilled calamari and pearl oysters, toasted cauliflower, and jellied roast almond broth.
These iconic and internationally significant places, located at the mouth of the River Murray and near the border with New South Wales and Victoria, support a tremendous range of wildlife, including the Murray Cod and migratory birds.
Dr Lennard has managed to successfully trial Murray cod, a high-value culinary species that he now sells to local restaurants.
Similarly, ecological contrast is exemplified by the dominance of the lowan (mallee fowl) in the country of the mallee scrub, and the dominance of the Murray cod for the people of the river.
The Aussies have made big strides in controlling them and have been successful in re-introducing the iconic "Murray Cod", a game fish that grows to the 10kg plus size.
The Murray-Darling system, with its extensive wetlands, once supported thriving commercial fisheries that harvested prized native species like Murray Cod. No longer.
The ACF and Conservation Council volunteers upped the profile of the event with their enthusiastic carrying of "Murray" and "Darling", the mobile Murray Cod mascots.