Scomberesox


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Noun1.Scomberesox - a genus of ScomberesocidaeScomberesox - a genus of Scomberesocidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
saury, Scomberesox saurus, billfish - slender long-beaked fish of temperate Atlantic waters
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Their diet is mainly composed of fishes such as anchovy (Engraulis ringens), Araucanian herring (Strangomera bentincki) and silverside (Odontesthes regia) although the common hake (Merluccius gayi), Inca scad (Trachurus murphyi), garfish (Scomberesox saurus scombroides), South American pilchard (Sardinops sagax) and various crustaceans and cephalopods have been reported as well (Herling et al., 2005).
In other study such as Sciaena umbra [34], Sparus auratus, Trigla cuculus, Sardina pilchardus, Mugil cephalus, Atherina hepsetus, Scomberesox saurus [6], Serranus scriba, Epinephelus costae, Cephalopholis nigri and Pseudupenaeus prayensis [28] concentrations of Zn in liver was higher than muscle.
The Scomberesocidae, such as the skipper (Scomberesox saurus) and other similar species, are pelagic fish 8-14 in (20-35 cm) long when adult.