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white marlin

n.
A marlin (Tetrapturus albidus) of the Atlantic Ocean, having a dark blue back with silvery underparts and a dorsal fin with dark spots.
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Noun1.white marlin - small marlin (to 180 pounds) of western Atlanticwhite marlin - small marlin (to 180 pounds) of western Atlantic
marlin - large long-jawed oceanic sport fishes; related to sailfishes and spearfishes; not completely cold-blooded i.e. able to warm their brains and eyes
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Application of pop-up satellite archival tag technology to estimate postrelease survival of white marlin (Tetrapturus albidus) caught on circle and straight-shank ("J") hooks in the western North Atlantic recreational fishery Fish.
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Toward identification of larval sailfish (Istiophorus platypterus), white marlin (Tetrapturus albidus), and blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) in the western North Atlantic Ocean.
Caracterizacion citogenetica del Marlin Blanco Tetrapturus albidus Poey, 1860 (Pisces: istiophoridae) del Caribe mexicano.
domestic data collection areas within the western North Atlantic basin, were investigated with mark-recapture data from 769 blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, 961 white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus, and 1,801 sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus.
Updated white marlin (Tetrapturus albidus) and blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) catch rates from the U.S.
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).
Los tiburones no son especies objetivo en esta pesqueria, la cual se realiza fundamentalmente para capturar peces de pico: emperador (Xiphias gladius), agujas (Tetrapturus albidus e Istiophorus platypterus) y castero (Makaira nigricans).
Progress in estimating age of blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, and white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus, from the Western Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, and Gulf of Mexico.
Four billfish species (Family Istiophoridae) range the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent waters of the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico: sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus; blue marlin, Makaira nigricans; white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus; and longbill spearfish, Tetrapturus pfluegeri (Robins and Ray, 1986).
Survival of white marlin (Tetrapturus albidus) released from commercial pelagic longline gear in the western North Atlantic.