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Related to Prionotus: northern sea robin, sea robins
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Noun1.Prionotus - a genus of TriglidaePrionotus - a genus of Triglidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Triglidae, Triglidae - in some classifications restricted to the gurnards and subdivided into the subfamilies Triglinae (true sea robins) and Peristediinae (armored sea robins)
northern sea robin, Prionotus carolinus - large searobin; found from Nova Scotia to Florida
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To finish with the zoology: the fifteen kinds of sea-fish which I procured here are all new species; they belong to twelve genera, all widely distributed, with the exception of Prionotus, of which the four previously known species live on the eastern side of America.
Kingcroaker 1,050 43,001 Oligoplites sanrus I rather 1,000 24,176 jacket Peprilus pam American -- 6,461 harvestfish Prionotus punctatus Bluewing 22,400 1,615,631 searobin Pomatomus saltatrix Bluefish 16,130 158,373 Rajidae Rays 1,100 7,152 Rhinobatos spp.
92 Eucinostomus gracilis, Haemulon steindachneri, Haemulopsis elongatus, Haemulopsis nitidus, Halichoeres semicinctus, Menticirrhus elongatus, Menticirrhus nasus, Menticirrhus panamensis, Menticirrhus undulatus, Micropogonias ectenes, Orthopristis reddingi, Pleuronichthys guttulatus, Pleuronichthys ocellatus, Prionotus albirostris,Prionotus birostratus,Prionotus horrens, Prionotus ruscarius, Prionotus stephanophrys,Pseudupeneus grandisquamis,Symphurus chabanaudi, Symphurus fasciolaris, symphurus gorgonae, Symphurus leei, Xystreurys liolepis, Zalieutes elater.
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus punctatus CIUA 18 RICHARDS, 2002.
guttata, Prionotus ophryas, Selene vomer, Scorpaena plumieri Tridentella virginata Mycteroperca bonaci Anilocra abudefdufi Abudefduf saxatilis Anilocra haemuli Mycteroperca bonaci, M.
Striped Searobin Prionotus evolans--Striped searobins inhabit sandy bottom areas of inshore estuaries out to deep water up to 300 feet.
The species having the greatest biomasses, as expressed in grams per 10 minutes trawling, were (in order) Prionotus rubio, P.
The main genera were: Anchoa, Eucinostomus, Epinephelus and Urotrygon, each with six species, followed by Prionotus and Diplectrum, each with five species.
Somatotopy in the representation of the pectoral fin and free fin rays in the spinal cord of the sea robin, Prionotus carolinus.
Unidentified scorpionfish Triglidae, Searobins 149 Prionotus spp.