Thunnus albacares


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Noun1.Thunnus albacares - may reach 400 poundsThunnus albacares - may reach 400 pounds; worldwide in tropics
genus Thunnus, Thunnus - tunas: warm-blooded fishes
tunny, tuna - any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters
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In addition, catching of tuna and tuna-like (Auxis rochei, Auxis thazard, Euthynnus affinis, Katsuwonus palamis, Rastrelliger kanagurta, Scomber japonicas, Scomberomorus commerson, Scomberomorus guttatus, Thunnus albacares and Thunnus tonggol) species is a major component in large pelagic fisheries in Iran [2,3].
The regression procedure applied to Thunnus albacares from the Pacific Ocean by Schaefer (1991) was followed to further reduce the size effects in the analysis: measurements were transformed to decimal logarithms and size adjustments for each character were based on the common within-group slopes among samples calculated from the analysis of covariance.
In this municipality, artisanal fishing is the main economic activity, producing a wide variety of fish, such as, Hirundichthys affinis, Coryphaena hippurus, Thunnus albacares, Mycteroperca bonaci, Lutjanus synagris, L.
Common names Species Sawtooth barracuda Sphyraena putnamiae Blacktail barracuda Sphyraena qenie Pickhandle barracuda Sphyraena jello Sharpfin barracuda Sphyraena acutipinnis Yellowtail barracuda Sphyraena flavicauda Striped bonito Sarda orientalis Sailfish Istiophorus platypterus Frigate tuna Auxis thzard thzard Longtail tuna Thunnus tonggol Yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares Kingfish Scomberomorus commerson Queenfish Scomberoides commersonnianus Table 2.
chiliensis, listado o barrilete Katsuwonuspelamis, rabil Thunnus albacares, caballa Scomber japonicus, machete E.
Spawning time, frequency, and batch fecundity of yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares, near clipperton Atoll in the eastern Pacfic Ocean.
Morphologic and morphometric analysis and growth rings identification of otoliths: sagitta, asteriscus and lapillus of yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares (Bonaterre, 1788) (Pisces: Scombridae) in the Eastern Pacific.
Developmental changes in the visual pigments of the yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares.
Igualmente, investigadores del Instituto del Mar del Peru (29) 1996, para la sardina Sardinops agax sagax, la caballa, Scomber japonicus y el atun Thunnus albacares, encontraron valores promedios de 20.
Madidihang Yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares 10,544 3.
Study of Interaction Between Longline and Purse Seine Fisheries on Yellowfin Tuna, Thunnus Albacares (Bonnaterre).
Composition y analisis de la dieta del atun aleta amarilla Thunnus albacares en el Oceano Patifico mexicano durante el periodo 1984-1985.