bigeye scad


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Noun1.bigeye scad - of Atlantic coastal watersbigeye 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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Favourite fish include skipjack tuna, littletuna, yellowfin tuna, frigate tuna, bigeye scad,wahoo,and mahi-mahi.
Keichi Yamamoto speared a fish that we have identified as Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch, 1793), the bigeye scad (Fig.
Yamamoto continued to observe bigeye scad at this location to as late as early March 2015, at this time swimming with a school of juvenile Pacific barracuda (Sphyraena argentea Girard, 1852).
Fishes which feed in Hawaiian estuaries include mullet, Mugil cephalus; Hawaiian flagtail, Kuhlia sandvicensis; bigeye scad, Selar crumenopthalmus; and various species of snappers and trevally.
Fishermen using light tackle line the windward shore during summer runs of oama and hahalalu (juvenile goatfish and bigeye scad).
Guam's exploited fisheries resources can be divided into the following five major groups based on biology and harvest method: Marine invertebrates, reef fishes, bottomfishes, pelagic fishes, and bigeye scad. Marine invertebrates include crustaceans, shelled mollusks, cephalopods, and echinoderms (Amesbury et al., 1986).
The bigeye scad, Selar crumenophthalmus, locally known as atulai, is a coastal pelagic species that undergoes seasonal migrations and is taken by a variety of methods from shore as well as from boats.