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game and food fishes, the largest members of the family Scombridae (mackerel family) and closely related to the albacore and bonito. They have streamlined bodies with two fins, and five or more finlets on the back.
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a tunny, Thunnus alalunga, occurring mainly in warm regions of the Atlantic and Pacific. It has very long pectoral fins and is a valued food fish
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Consumption of canned albacore tuna
should be limited to once or twice a month, said the center's president, Diana Zuckerman, Ph.
If a woman with a typical weight of 132 pounds ate 12 ounces of canned albacore tuna
per week, she would ingest nearly three times EPA's safe dose, she said.
The government advisory also advises these special groups that they can safely eat up to six ounces a week of canned albacore tuna
The draft joint advisory, which replaces individual warnings from both agencies, specifically says that while mercury levels in tuna vary, canned light tuna typically has lower levels than do steaks or canned albacore tuna
The government advisory also tells these special groups that they can safely eat up to six ounces a week of canned albacore tuna