big-eyed scad

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Noun1.big-eyed scad - of Atlantic coastal watersbig-eyed scad - of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
genus Selar, Selar - big-eyed scad
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Production of oysters, lapu-lapu, catfish, yellowfin tuna, frigate tuna, big-eyed scad, squid and mud crab also went up.
The protected species include big-eyed scad, mackerel, and moonfish.
The production of big-eyed Scad, locally known as matangbaka, dropped by 21.5% in the first quarter compared with the same period a year ago when the region's production reached 999.75 metric tons, data from Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) bared.
Small bottles were passed around during cocktails-a kinilaw of matambaka (big-eyed scad), trevally salpicon (salad of talakitok) and smoked mackerel pAC/te with caviar created by Le Club's Philip Golding and New World Hotel's Robert Davis.
The fish he encountered were akule, the Hawaiian name for big-eyed scad. In the years that followed he developed a fascination with the beauty and synchronicity of these schools of akule, and he spent a decade capturing them in thousands of photographs.