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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Recent records of juvenile white sharks in the south part of the Gulf of California suggest that the area can be used by this species to feed (Jaime-Rivera et al., 2014; Marquez-Farias & Lara-Mendoza, 2017), as the presence of other potential prey like the longtail stingray Hypanus longus, the black skipjack Euthynnus lineatus, and the yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares have also been reported (Ulloa-Ramirez et al., 2008).
Characterization of three microsatellite loci of Yellow Fin tuna, Thunnus albacares eggs and larvae.
These commercially valuable, nontarget species include dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus), also known as mahi mahi; yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares); striped marlin (Kajikia audax)] sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneriy, and opah (Lampris guttatus).
It may be typically absent in most large predatory fish stomach contents (literature reviewed by [76]), but a few individuals were eaten by dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus [77], bigeye tuna, Thunnus obesus [39], yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares [40], albacore, Thunnus alalunga [40], swordfish, Xiphias gladius [40, 78], and lancetfish [40, 41].
Soltanizadeh, "Impact of high voltage electric field thawing on the quality of frozen tuna fish (Thunnus albacares)," Journal of Food Engineering, vol.
Araujo and Cedeno-Macias (2016) investigated Cd and Pb levels in liver and muscle tissue of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) caught from other areas of the Ecuadorian coasts.
In Southern California, anglers can take half-day or full-day trips targeting species such as yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares; albacore tuna, Thunnus alalunga; dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus; and yellow tail, Seriola lalandi dorsalis.
Dorsal, white muscle filets of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) were collected from all four major yellowfin stocks, including the Atlantic Ocean, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean, and Indian Ocean stocks (ISSF 2017).
Characteristics of collagens from the swim bladders of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares).
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].