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member of the abundant and varied family Sciaenidae, carnivorous, spiny-finned fishes including the weakfishes, the drums, and the kingcroakers (or kingfish). The croaker has a compressed, elongated body similar to that of the bass.
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In this river system, 3 of the dominant pelagic predators are bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix), striped bass (Morone saxatilis), and weakfish (Cynoscion regalis).
Julie was riveted by a passage in which Franklin describes going fishing one day for weakfish in his neighbor's boat.
Suitability of estuarine nursery zones for juvenile weakfish (Cynoscion regulis) effects of temperature and salinity on feeding, growth and survival Marine Biology.
0 percent confidence level (n = 735) for the following pairs: butterfish and scup, butterfish and squid, butterfish and weakfish, scup and squid, and scup and weakfish (P [less than] 0.
Shirley also writes "in the Chesapeake Bay, the percentage of menhaden in the diets of many recreational fish such as striped bass and weakfish has fallen from double to single digits in the last decade.
7 Blue crab Callinectes sapidus Weakfish Cynoscion regalis Atlantic bumper Chloroscombrus chrysurus 1,062.
Every three months, politically appointed commissioners from fifteen Atlantic states and two federal agencies spend the better part of a week in windowless hotel conference rooms in coastal cities, arguing and occasionally coming to some tepid agreement about how to regulate striped bass, weakfish, American lobster, horseshoe crab, coastal shark, and forage fish like herring and Atlantic menhaden.
So, scientists examined the technique used to dry processing waste from striped weakfish (Cynoscion striatus) in an air-circulating oven.
John Waldman, a professor of biology at Queens College, puts it this way: "I and others can visit a local bay or the surf for a few hours before or after work and have a chance to tangle with major inshore gamefish like striped bass, bluefish and weakfish.
Species accounts have been updated, although the numbers of citations after 1997 to papers outside of Able's lab seem somewhat sparse (for example, I counted about 11 for striped bass, 7 for weakfish, and one for shortnose sturgeon).
The speckled trout, aka the spotted weakfish, has notoriously thin skin around its mouth.
Juvenile weakfish Cynoscion regalis distribution in relation to diel-cycling dissolved oxygen in an estuarine tributary.