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Noun1.Orthopristis - a genus of HaemulidaeOrthopristis - a genus of Haemulidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Orthopristis chrysopterus, pigfish, hogfish - found from Long Island southward
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Fundulus heteroclitus 12 (Linnaeus, 1766) Sheepshead minnow, Cyprinodon 5 variegatus variegatus Lacepede, 1803 Family: Catostomidae Common white sucker, Calostomus 5 commersonii (Lacepede, 1803) Family: Cyprinidae Zebrafish, Danio rerio 10 (Hamilton, 1822) Order Lophiiformes Family: Lophiidae Monkfish, Lophius piscalorius 3 Linnaeus, 1758 Family: Ephippidae Atlantic spadefish, Chaetodipterus 3 faber (Broussonet, 1782) Family: Haemulidae Pigfish, Orthopristis chrysoptera 3 (Linnaeus.
Haemulidae was the best-represented family with five species (Anisotremus interruptus, Haemulon sexfasciatum, Haemulon scudderii, Orthopristis lethopristis and Orthopristis sp.).
Rado [29] reported four species of trematodes in Orthopristis ruber while Luque et al.
Pristipoma fulvo-maculatum = Orthopristis chrysoptera (Linnaeus): Pigfish; p.
Similar to the other estuaries with stations located in seagrass and nearshore sandy areas, the numerical dominate juvenile fish in Choctawhatchee Bay (1992-1995) were pinfish (Lagodon rhomboides), spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), pigfish (Orthopristis chrysoptera), and tidewater silverside (Menidia spp.) Although juvenile ladyfish were not captured in Choctawhatchee Bay, adult ladyfish are found in Choctawhatchee Bay; thus, it is presumable that if sampling stations were located within or near the protected bayous or creeks surrounding the northern sections of Choctawhatchee Bay, instead of the open bay areas, then juvenile ladyfish could possibly have been located and collected.
825.0 Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus 20.1 King mackerel Scomberomorus cavalla 721.6 Blacktip shark Carcharhinus limbatus 667.0 Hardhead catfish Arius felis 630.2 Barbfish Scorpaena brasiliensis 609.7 Smooth dogfish Mustelus canis 591.6 Striped anchovy Anchoa hepsetus 540.8 Cownose ray Rhinoptera bonasus 500.8 Summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus Pigfish Orthopristis chrysoptera 509.8 Scorpionfish Scorpaena spp.
Parasitic copepods on Orthopristis ruber and Haemulon steindachneri (Osteichthyes: Haemulidae) from the Brazilian littoral, with the description of a new species of Caligus (Siphonostomatoida: Caligidae).
Existen casos particulares como el cataco (Selar crumenophthalmus) y el coro coro (Orthopristis ruber), que se pescan en grandes cantidades durante los meses de enero y febrero; el lebranche (Mugil liza), con agregaciones importantes de diciembre a abril; asi como el jurel (Caranx hippos) el cual tambien evidencia una gran abundancia desde marzo a mayo y desde julio a octubre (Tabla I).