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tarwhine

(ˈtɑːˌwaɪn)
n
(Animals) a bream, Rhabdosargus sarba, of E Australia, silver in colour with gold streaks
[from a native Australian language]
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10 1 Dentex tumifrons, Yellowback Bream Good -- -- Pagrus auratus, Snapper Excellent 52 346 Rhabdosargus sarba, Tarwhine Good 9 -- Sparidae not further identified ?
Growth and reproductive biology of tarwhine Rhabdosargus sarba (Sparidae) in eastern Australia.
Reproductive biology of the tarwhine Rhabdosargus sarba (Sparidae) in Western Australian waters, in which it is a rudimentary hermaphrodite J.