Polyprion


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Noun1.Polyprion - wreckfish
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Serranidae, Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
Polyprion americanus, stone bass, wreckfish - brown fish of the Atlantic and Mediterranean found around rocks and shipwrecks
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(2014) working with Polyprion oxygeneios (Schneider & Forster, 1801) obtained a similar rate for the maximum aerobic scope corresponding to the preferred temperature interval.
0.083 0.085 Lophiidae Lophius americanas, goosefish 0.085 Trachichthyidae Gephyroberyx darwinii, big roughy 0.600 Macroramphosidae Macroramphosus scolopax, longspined snipefish 0.557 0.254 Scorpaenidae Scorpaena sp., scorpionfish 1.249 6.107 Triglidae Prionotus sp., searobin 0.004 0.085 Polyprionidae Polyprion americanus, wreckfish 0.004 Serranidae Anthias nicholsi, yellowfin bass 10.667 1.442 Anthias sp.
The main species reported to prey on adult Jasus frontalis are wreckfish (Polyprion oxigeneios), flounder (Pleuronectes sp.), dogfish (Squalus fernandinus), and other sharks (Arana 1974); however, no study refers to the identity of species that feed on juveniles of this species.
Polyprion americanus (Bloch & Schneider 1801), Wreckfish.
Again this year, like last year, a short recreational fishing season for wreckfish, Polyprion americanus (as seen on this magazine's cover) will open in Atlantic waters.
The dressed weight (420 pounds or 191 kg minus viscera and gills) at landing was converted to round (undressed, whole) weight of 496 lbs (rounded to 500 lbs) using the equation, round weight = (1.15-dressed weight) - 0.46, calculated for large Atlantic wreckfish (Polyprion americanus) (Sedberry et 23 al.
(locally known as pargo) and wreckfish, Polyprion americanus (locally known as cherne).
Talla de primera madurez, epoca de desove y fecundidad del bacalao de Juan Fernandez Polyprion oxygeneios (Bloch y Schneider, 1801) (Pisces: Percichthyidae).
Feeding rates, growth performance and gametogenesis of wreckfish (Polyprion americanus) kept in captivity.
Abstract--The wreckfish (Polyprion americanus), a commercially important, long-lived, demersal fish, is found in the eastern Atlantic from Norway to South Africa and in the western Atlantic from the Grand Banks, Newfoundland, to Argentina.