Effects of turbidity, light level, and prey concentration on feeding of juvenile weakfish, Cynoscion regali
Seasonal cycles in the sonic muscles of the weakfish, Cynoscion regalis
, Menticirrhus americanus, Table 2).
Otolithus regalis = Cynoscion regalis
(Bloch & Schneider): Weakfish; p.
A comparison of a validated otolith method to age weakfish, Cynoscion regalis
, with the traditional scale method.
The presence of these species on reef structures is thought to attract larger pelagic predatory species, such as striped bass Morone saxatilis, bluefish Pomatomus saltatrix, weakfish Cynoscion regalis
, southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma, sheepshead Archosargus probatocephalus, and spotted seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus.
7 Blue crab Callinectes sapidus Weakfish Cynoscion regalis
Atlantic bumper Chloroscombrus chrysurus 1,062.
of Linton, 1905 from Anguilla rostrata, Cynoscion regalis
, Hemitripterus americanus, Merluccinus bilinearis, Menidia notata, Menticirrhus saxatilis, Opsanus tau, Paralichthys dentatus, Merlinus carolinus, Sphyraena borealis and Synodus foetens; T.
The diet of Cynoscion regalis
was primarily fish, mysids, and decapod shrimp while that of Micropogonias undulatus was dominated by polychaete worms with mysids and other epibenthic fauna present in varying amounts.