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Related to Trinectes: Trinectes maculatus, hogchoker
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Noun1.Trinectes - a genus of SoleidaeTrinectes - a genus of Soleidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
hogchoker, Trinectes maculatus - useless as food; in coastal streams from Maine to Texas and Panama
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To the South, the predominant species are typical of the Tropical Eastern Pacific, such as Bellator loxias, Porichthys analis, Ancylopsetta dendritica, Aluterus monoceros, Trinectes fimbriatus, Diplectrum macropoma, Urotrygon munda and Paralonchurus rathbuni.
Affonso, "Chromosomal fusion in Brazilian populations of Trinectes inscriptus Gosse, 1851 (Pleuronectiformes; Achiridae) as revealed by internal telomere sequences (ITS)," Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, vol.
For example, Dicentrarchus labrax (Rubio et al., 2005), Trinectes maculatus fasciatus (Peterson-Curtis, 1997) and Lutjanus griseus (Wuenschel et al., 2004) have shown no difference in growth after salinity challenge.
Certain species, such as the hogchoker (Trinectes maculatus) and southern flounder, are also common in fresh water (Dahlberg, 1972).
The sediment is acutely toxic and highly teratogenic to a variety of species of aquatic organisms including American oysters (Crassostrea virginica), brackish water clams (Rangia cuneata), and fish such as spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), hogchocker (Trinectes maculates), and Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) (Bender et al.
TABELA I DADOS GERAIS DA AMOSTRAGEM SEMANAL DE ICTIOPLANCTON NOS RIOS PIRAQUE-ACU E PIRAQUE-MIRIM Campanha Data de Intervalo Lua Amostragem (dias) 01 01 outubro 2003 -- Nova 02 07 outubro 2003 6 Crescente 03 13 outubro 2003 6 Cheia 04 21 outubro 2003 8 Minguante 05 04 fevereiro 2004 -- Crescente 06 11 fevereiro 2004 7 Cheia 07 18 fevereiro 2004 7 Minguante 08 27 fevereiro 2004 8 Nova TABELA II LISTA TAXONOMICA E ABUNDANCIA (MEDIA [+ or -] SE) DOS TAXA IDENTIFICADOS NOS RIOS PIRAQUE-ACU E PIRAQUE-MIRIM Familia Taxa Abundancia (100[m.sup.-3]) PA Superficie Achiridae Achirus lineatus 0,07 [+ or -] 0,05 (Linnaeus, 1758) Trinectes sp.
Sample collection began in February of 2005, and fish collected included: gulf menhaden (Brevortia patronus), hardhead catfish (Arius felis), hogchoker (Trinectes maculates), spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), and the least puffer (Sphoeroides parvus).
Heterandria formosa, Centrarchus macropterus, and Trinectes maculatus.
Surprisingly, other marine species common in 1983-1984 were also reduced in abundance (gulf menhaden, Brevoortia patronus, and sand seatrout, Cynoscion arenarius) or not collected at all in 2000 (spot, Leiostomus xanthurus, and hogchoker, Trinectes maculatus).