carangid fish


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Related to carangid fish: family Carangidae
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Noun1.carangid fish - a percoid fish of the family Carangidae
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
jack - any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
horsefish, horsehead, horse-head, moonfish, Selene setapinnis, Atlantic moonfish, dollarfish - any of several silvery marine fishes with very flat bodies
pompano - any of several deep-bodied food fishes of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico
Naucrates ductor, pilotfish - small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantas
scad - any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
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It's also not in Alan Davidson's 'Seafood of South-East Asia' (Ten Speed Press, 1976 and 2003), where the author identifies a particular fish as Bigeye Trevally, a Carangid fish that Filipinos refer to as maliputo.
We therefore investigated the light sensitivity, spectral sensitivity, and temporal visual resolution of juvenile Pacific bluefin tunas by using an electroretinogram (ERG) technique, and we compared the results with those obtained in chub mackerel (a pelagic scombrid fish) and striped jack (Pseudocaranx dentex), a coastal carangid fish. This is the first study to compare the scotopic visual functions of Pacific bluefin tuna with those of other fishes by ERG.
Distribution and abundance of carangid fish larvae in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, 1971-1974.
Carangid fish juveniles are commonly seen associated with floating and underwater objects, such as air tubes and vinyl bags, both in hatchery tanks and natural waters (Tachihara et al.