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cavalla

(kəvăl`ə): see pompanopompano
, common name for fishes of the genus Trachinotus, members of a large and important family (Carangidae) of mackerellike fishes, abundant in warm seas around the world.
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Indices of larval kind mackerel (Scomberomorus cavalla) abundance in the Gulf of Mexico for use in population assessments.
Rice, "Differential accumulation of heavy metals in muscle and liver of a marine fish, (king mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla cuvier) from the Northern Gulf of Mexico, USA," Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, vol.
(4.) Cavalla F, Reyes M, Vernal R, Alvarez C, Paredes R, Garcia-Sesnich J et al.
The Japanese destroyer hunted for the Cavalla for the better part of three hours, but the sub made a narrow escape.
and Mycteroperca spp.; and king mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla, on charter and private boat trips in southeastern U.S.
'I've requested for a necropsy since a large dead talakitok (cavalla) was also was found floating in the same area,' Castillo said.
"King mackerel, Scomberomorus cavalla, have relatively low performance for bite force compared with other fishes and relatively little of the forward predator force is experienced by the prey," the scientists indicate.
Alasdair Cavalla, from CEBR, said: "The results of the study are striking and clearly show just how important it is that business leaders harness the power of play to build a happier and more productive workforce."
Alasdair Cavalla, from CEBR, said: "The results of the study are striking and clearly show just how important it is that business lead ers harness the power of play to build a happier and more produc tive workforce."
(2007) reported that the highest levels of Cd, Pb, Cu, and Fe were found in the gills of sh species such as Sabanejewia aurata, Dicentrarchus labrax, Mugil cephalus, and Scomberomorus cavalla. Yilmaz et al.