mulloway


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mulloway

(ˈmʌləˌweɪ)
n
(Animals) a large Australian marine sciaenid fish, Sciaena antarctica, valued for sport and food
[C19: of unknown origin]
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Noun1.mulloway - large important food fish of Australiamulloway - large important food fish of Australia; almost indistinguishable from the maigre
sciaenid, sciaenid fish - widely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound
genus Sciaena, Sciaena - type genus of the Sciaenidae: croakers
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Digestibility of common feed ingredients by juvenile mulloway Argyrosomus japonicas.
Also, long photoperiods provided better growth and survival rates for mulloway Argyrosomus (BALLAGH et al., 2008) and miiuy croaker Miichthys miiuy larvae (SHAN et al., 2008).
(26.) Farmer BM, French DJW, Potter IC, Hesp SA, Hall NG (2005) Determination of biological parameters for managing the fisheries for Mulloway and Silver Trevally in Western Australia, Murdoch University, Murdoch Western Australia 6150, Fisheries Research and Development Corporation Report FRDC Project 2002/004 pp: 150.
Fish stocking is a key contributor to achieving that goal, which is why a marine stocking program has also been established, releasing estuary perch and mulloway into several Gippsland estuaries.
Embryonic development of mulloway, Argyrosomus japonicus, and egg surface disinfection using ozone.
Effects of manganese on juvenile mulloway (Argyrosomus japonicus) cultured in water with varying salinity implications for inland mariculture.
The 142 species for Shelly Beach documented in this study can be compared, for example, to over 330 species at Mulloway Headland near Coffs Harbour (based on 40 surveys over a six year period) (Smith 2009).
Key habitat and home range of mulloway Argyrosomus japonicus in a southeast Australian estuary: finding the estuarine niche to optimise stocking.
(2011) concerning the capture of Argyrosomus japonicus (mulloway) within the Coorong at the mouth of the Murray River.
Reducing the by-catch of juvenile fish (mulloway Argyrosomus hololepidotus) using square-mesh panels in codends in the Hawkesbury River prawn-trawl fishery, Australia.