bandfish


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bandfish

(ˈbændˌfɪʃ)
n
a Mediterranean fish with an elongated body
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As people head out for day charters and trips to the shore, in addition to sightings of giant skate and sharks, we've seen reports of some unusual fish coming out of our waters, from John Dory to red bandfish and bluemouth, as well as the species hunters out on LRF gear.
UK manufacturer Ultra Electronics produces the Bandfish acoustic round which has been procured by the Royal Navy and one unnamed export customer.
JED understands that the company has tested a surface-ship-launched Bandfish variant and in the recent past, has been involved in studies of an expendable sonar jammer.
Nutrient-dependent variation in growth and longevity of the red bandfish, Cepola macrophthalma (L.), in the Aegean Sea.
To round off this brief survey, mention should be made of three other Western European expendables -- the Dowty Bandfish acoustic decoy, Irvin Great Britain Ltd.'s Outfit DLF "Rubber Duck" passive radio frequency decoy and the GEC-MDS TOAD active decoy.