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Coryphaenidae

[‚kȯr·ə′fēn·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of pelagic fishes in the order Perciformes characterized by a blunt nose and deeply forked tail.

Coryphaenidae

 

a family of fish of the order Perciformes. The body is elongated, reaching up to 2 m (in the common dolphin, or dorado [ Coryphaena hippuris]), and compressed at the sides; the scales are small. The dorsal fin is long, and the caudal fin is forked. There is one genus comprising two species. The fish are distributed in warm and temperate seas. The Coryphaenidae are pelagicfish.

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6% of body weight of common dolphinfish Coryphaena hippurus (Olson & Galvan-Magana, 2002) and 10% of body weight for blue fin tuna Thunnus thynnus (Butler & Mason, 1977).
Ademas de las dificultades para definir los limites de las poblaciones, existe en el Pacifico mexicano, una pesqueria artesanal del dorado al margen de la ley, que no permite tener registros sistematicos de las capturas, pues Coryphaena hippurus esta reservado a la pesca deportiva en Mexico (Anonimo 1992).