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Noun1.Pomatomidae - food and game fishes related to pompanos
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
genus Pomatomus, Pomatomus - type genus of the Pomatomidae
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The assemblage comprised members of the families Atherinopsidae, Engraulidae, Sciaenidae, Pomatomidae, Clupeidae, Mugilidae, and Portunidae.
Effects of gear selectivity and different calculation methods on estimating growth parameters of bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix (Pisces: Pomatomidae), from southern Brazil.
Arripididae Australian Salmons * * -- -- Carangidae Trevallies * * -- * Elasmobranch Sharks, Skates and Rays * -- * -- Lutjanidae Coral Snappers, Fusiliers * -- * -- Mugilidae Sea Mullets * * -- -- Pleuronectiformes Flatfishes * * -- -- Pomatomidae Tailors * -- -- -- Sciaenidae Mulloways * * -- * Serranidae Rockcods and Seaperches * * * * Sillaginidae Whitings * -- -- * C.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the three mechanisms of the "growth-mortality" hypothesis for a cohort of bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix (Pisces: Pomatomidae), larvae spawned on the Middle Atlantic Bight continental shelf (Cape Hatteras, North Carolina to Cape Cod, Massachusetts).
Batrachoidiformes, Beloniformes, Elopiformes and Aulopiformes and the families Atherinopsidae, Gobiidae, Pomatomidae, Scombridae, Sphyraenidae and Uranoscopidae, which were represented by a small number of species in the present study.