Thunnus thynnus

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Related to Thunnus thynnus: Rachycentron canadum, bluefin tuna, Thunnus obesus
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Noun1.Thunnus thynnus - largest tunaThunnus thynnus - largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed 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
bluefin, bluefin tuna - flesh of very large tuna
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A study conducted by Zizza & Desantis (2011) using Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) determined that GnRH administration had morphologic and histochemical effects on pyloric epithelium.
Diet and trophic position of Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) inferred from stable carbon and nitrogen isotope analysis.
Liver melanomacrophage centres as indicators of Atlantic bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus L.
Abstract--Bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) of the western Atlantic Ocean are often incidentally caught in the pelagic longline fishery that targets swordfish (Xiphias gladius) and yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) in the Gulf of Mexico.
5) sequences, the identity percentages of the nucleotidic identity reached the 92% against large yellow croaker (Larimichthys crocea), 95% yellowtail amberjack (Seriola lalandi) and 96% Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus,) respectively.
Morphometric relationships of fattening blue-fin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) caught in the central mediterranean in 2013 and 2014.
Characterization of large pelagic stocks (Thunnus thynnus L., Thunnus alalunga Bonn, Sarda sarda Bloch, Xiphias gladius L.) in the Mediterranean.
Persistent organic pollutants (PCBs and DDTs) in small size specimens of bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) from the Mediterranean Sea (Ionian Sea).
Observations on the purseseine fishery for northern bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) in the eastern Pacific Ocean.
In general, the K coefficients estimated for Stellifer brasiliensis and Stellifer rastrifer were in agreement with those reported for Tilapia zilli (Cichlidae), Thunnus thynnus (Scombridae), and Sprattus sprattus balticus (Clupeidae) (Coward and Bromage, 2002; Aragon et al., 2010; Haslob et al., 2013).
[18], con 5,5 y 4,6% para salchichas con carne de atun (Thunnus thynnus) y res en proporcion 1:1 y 5:1.