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Noun1.Stenotomus - scupsStenotomus - scups          
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Sparidae, Sparidae - porgies; scups
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Commodore is designed with inspiration from the Atlantic scup fish, Stenotomus chrysops.
Pagrus argyrops = Stenotomus chrysops (Linnaeus): Scup; p.
Las especies mas abundantes fueron: la mojarrita Stenotomus caprinus; el lenguado Syacium gunteri; el chile o tolete, Synodus foetens y el chivo, Upeneus parvus.
These included: Atlantic croaker, Micropogonias undulatus; black drum, Pogonias cromis; cobia, Rachycentron canadum; king mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla; lane snapper, Lutjanus synagris; longspine porgy, Stenotomus caprinus; red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus; seatrout, Cynoscion spp.
Scup or Porgy Stenotomus chrysops--Scup are laterally flattened schooling fish.
These included Sauridia brasiliensis, Eutremeus teres, and Stenotomus caprinus, which were collected only at the open water stations, Gobiosoma bosc, from low salinity mud bottoms, Trachinotus carolinus and Menticirrhus americanus from nearshore sand bottoms, and all three species of Fundulus, Oligoplites saurus, and Eucinostomus argenteus from high salinity grassbeds.
SEFIS trap surveys: Black Sea Bass (Centropristis striata), Tomtate (Haemulon aurolineatum), Red Porgy (Pagrus pagrus), Bank Sea Bass (Centropristis ocyurus), Gray Triggerfish (Balistes capriscus), Vermilion Snapper (Rhomboplites aurorubens), Stenotomus spp.
Depending on fishing location and depth, target species include Atlantic croaker, Micropogonias undulatus; weakfish, Cynoscion regalis; Atlantic mackerel, Scomber scombrus; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; squid, Teuthida; black sea bass, Centropristis striata; scup, Stenotomus chrysops; and other finfishes.
Identification of cytochrome P450 1B-like sequences in two teleost fish species (scup, Stenotomus chrysops and plaice, Pleuronectes platessa) and in a cetacean (striped dolphin, Stenella coeruleoalba).
Nitric oxide synthase sequences in the marine fish Stenotomus chrysops and the sea urchin Arbacia punctulata, and phylogenetic analysis of nitric oxide synthase calmodulin-binding domains.
The third component reflects a fishery characterized by medium-sized vessels with landings composed principally of bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; tilefish, Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps; butterfish, Peprilus triacanthus; mackerel, Scomber scombrus; squid, Loligo pealeii, Illex illecebrosus; summer flounder, Paralichthys dentatus; scup, Stenotomus chrysops; and black sea bass, Centropristis striata.
Monoclonal antibodies to liver microsomal cytochrome P-450E of the marine fish Stenotomus chrysops (soup): cross reactivity with 3-methylcholanthrene induced rat cytochrome P-450.