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albacore:

see tunatuna
or tunny,
game and food fishes, the largest members of the family Scombridae (mackerel family) and closely related to the albacore and bonito. They have streamlined bodies with two fins, and five or more finlets on the back.
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albacore

a tunny, Thunnus alalunga, occurring mainly in warm regions of the Atlantic and Pacific. It has very long pectoral fins and is a valued food fish
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At a broad scale, our results indicate that the phases of the moon, which presumably affect ambient light levels, have a significant but limited influence on the night catch rates of albacore and swordfish in the Reunion Island-based swordfish longline fishery, whereas such a lunar influence was not found for other species.
In constrast, albacore exhibited higher CPUE during the full moon, which indicates increased foraging during the time of prey availability.
To our knowledge, studies of the possible effect of lunar illumination on CPUE are rare for blue shark and virtually nonexistent for albacore and yellowfin tuna because these species are mainly caught during the day by Asian distant-water longline fleets.