genus Merluccius


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Noun1.genus Merluccius - hakesgenus Merluccius - hakes          
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Gadidae, Gadidae - large family of important mostly marine food fishes
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Phylogeny and biogeographic history of hake (genus Merluccius), inferred from mitochondrial DNA control- region sequences.
The bony fish and cartilaginous fish prey of the white shark includes a variety of sizes from small to large, and includes pelagic, demersal and benthic species, such as anchovies (family Engraulidae), hakes (genus Merluccius), barracudas (family Sphyraenidae), tuna (genus Thunnus), scorpionfish (genua Scorpaena), swordfish (Xiphias gladius), stingrays (genus Dasyatis), and many others.