Dactylopteridae

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Dactylopteridae

[‚dak·tə·lō′ter·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The flying gurnards, the single family of the perciform suborder Dactylopteroidei.
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This is the Case of flying gurnards's fish (Dactylopterus volitans) because its morphology difficults its handling, even though it is eaten in differents forms.
Key words: Flying gurnards, Dactylopterus volitans, fish fillets, good manufacture practices, oxidative rancidity.
40 0.4 1.1 * No identificados 7 <0.1 0.8 Dactylopteridae Dactylopterus volitans 1 0.7 Scorpaenidae No identificados 2 <0.1 0.6 Triglidae Prionotus spp.
The species that contributed with more than 70% of the captures in number of individuals were Dactylopterus volitans, Ctenosciaena gracilicirrhus, Stephanolepis hispidus, Trichiurus lepturus, accounting for 40% of the total biomass in all three areas.
The LWR results for the most abundant and most frequent ones caught in each area showed that Stephanolepis hispidus, Ctenosciaena gracilicirrhus and Dactylopterus volitans were mostly juveniles.