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see herringherring,
common name for members of the large, widely distributed family Clupeidae, comprising many species of marine and freshwater food fishes, including the sardine (Sardinia), the menhaden (Brevoortia and Ethmidium), and the shad (Alosa).
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1: Cyprinus carpio; 2: Genidens barbus; 3: Lycengraulis grossidens; 4: Gobiosoma parri; 5: Hypleurochilus fissicornis; 6: Syngnathusfolletti; 7: Paralichthys orbignyanus; 8: Mugil liza; 9: Brevoortia aurea; 10: Micropogonias furnieri; 11: Platanichthysplatana; 12: Odontesthes argentinensis.
Male fish identified as Brevoortia tyrannus were collected off the coast of New Jersey in November 2013 by using a trolling net.
Brevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe): Atlantic Menhaden; no account in text, Plate Mc (Fig.
In February, 2010, 86.8 ton of fish were collected by Comlurb (municipal waste company), especially a Brazilian menhaden, Brevoortia pectinata, a filterfeeding fish.
The concern that these Pseudo-nitzschia blooms could result in a DA event was manifested when DA was detected in gulf menhaden (Clupeidae: Brevoortia patronus Goode; Del Rio et al., 2010) and in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus (Montagu); Schwacke et al., 2010), demonstrating that DA is moving up into higher trophic levels in the Gulf of Mexico.
Estudio sobre la Fermentacion Lactica del machete (Brevoortia maculata chilcae)" Tesis Ingeniero Pesquero, Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina.
Three species of menhaden were used for bait; finescale menhaden (Brevoortia gunteri), Gulf menhaden (B.
Atlantic Menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus--Also called bunker, mossbunker or pogy, Atlantic menhaden belong to the herring family.
Mycobacterial infection in laboratory-maintained menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus).
TABLE I NAMES AND IDENTIFICATION OF FISH AND OTHER ANIMALS English Vernacular Identification Code * Atlantic cutlassfish Espada Trichiurus lepturus ESP Linnaeus, 1758 Atlantic tripletail Prejereba Lobotes surinamensis PRE (Bloch, 1790) Blue crab Siri Callinectes danae SIR Smith, 1869 Broadband anchovy Manjuba Anchoviella MAN lepidentostole (Fowler, 1911) Catfish Bagre Bagre bagre BAG (Linnaeus, 1766), Cathorops spixii (Agassiz, 1829), Genidens genidens (Valenciennes, 1839), Sciadeichthys luniscutis (Valenciennes, 1840) Croaker Corvina Micropogonias COR furnieri (Desmarest, 1823) Leathetjacket Salteira Oligoplites saliens SAL (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Menhaden Savelha Brevoortia pectinata SAV (Jenyns, 1842) Mojarra Vivoca Eugerres spp.