pomfret

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pomfret

1. any of various fishes of the genus Stromateidae of the Indian and Pacific oceans: valued as food fishes
2. any of various scombroid fishes, esp Brama raii, of northern oceans: valued as food fishes
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First report of rare pomfrets (Teleostei: Bramidae) from Brazilian waters, with a key to western Atlantic species.
Analisis isoenzimatico en Brama australis Valenciennes, 1837 (Pisces, Perciformes, Bramidae) en la zona centro-sur de Chile.
Scientific name Common name Fish Albatrossia pectoralis Giant grenadier Anoplopoma fimbria Sablefish Antimora microlepis Pacific flatnose Bramidae Unident.