Prionace


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Noun1.Prionace - blue sharksPrionace - blue sharks        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carcharhinidae, family Carcharhinidae - largest family of living sharks; found worldwide especially in tropical waters; dorsal fin lacks spines: requiem sharks including tiger sharks and soupfin sharks
blue shark, great blue shark, Prionace glauca - slender cosmopolitan, pelagic shark; blue body shades to white belly; dangerous especially during maritime disasters
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In southern California, most along-shore migrations (as distinct from less synchronized movements) are conducted by such pelagic species as Prionace glauca and Sardinops sagax.
Bycatch and discard mortality in commercially caught blue sharks Prionace glauca assessed using archival satellite pop-up tags.
From stratum 5 to deeper areas, the main catches were from pelagic fishes as Xiphias gladius, Prionace glauca and Isurus oxyrinchus (Table 4).
Preliminary studies on the age and growth of blue Prionace glauca, common thresher, Alopias vulpinus, and shortfin mako, Isurus oxyrinchus, sharks from California waters.
We examined the catch rates of four species that composed the majority of the DGN catch: swordfish; common thresher shark; shortfin mako; and blue shark, Prionace glauca.
2013: Characterization of 12 polymorphic microsatellite DNA loci in the blue shark, Prionace glauca, isolated by next generation sequencing approach.
Besides their commercial importance, the flying fishes are crucial components in the epipelagic food chain, where they are preferred prey of predators, such as, Coryphaena hippurus, Thunnus albacares, Tetrapturus albidus, Makaira nigricans and Prionace glauca which are of high commercial value (Araujo and Chellappa, 2002; Parin, 1960).
toxotes Tiburon y cazon Prionace glauca, Carcharinus falciformis, Isurus oxyrinchus, Mustelu shenlei, Sphyrna zigaena Lisa Mugilce phalus, M.