horse mackerel


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horse mackerel:

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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The same holistic approach that we applied was also used to discriminate the stocks of another species of the genus Trachurus in the northeast Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, the horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus).
The locals particularly enjoy the smaller fish like anchovy and horse mackerel, which are most commonly served to visitors in a piece of bread down by the water," said Ansel.
The recent allocation of horse mackerel quotas however raises an unbearable stench.
Oily fish contains some Vitamin D, including, from the top, salmon; next row, from left, sardine, sprats, horse mackerel; next row swordfish steak, herring, trout, and mackerel at the bottom
Other stocks are expected to join the list in 2015 if the decisions approved are respected (Western horse mackerel, plaice in the Channel and sole in the Kattegat and Skagerrak), bringing the number of MSY stocks to 30.
Horse mackerel is one of the most consumed commercial fish in Spain.
Total fecundity and atresia of horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus L.).
"It's good to see that some ecosystems can be sustained throughout this sort of hypoxic event, but I suspect that in a lot of environments there isn't a 'super-goby' around to help out," New Scientist quoted Daniel Jones of the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, UK, as saying.The sardines may have gone, but horse mackerel and hake survive in the area by feeding on the gobies, and are regularly fished by humans.
They got within feet of a walrus nursing its baby, stared into the eyes of a great white shark and watched thousands of horse mackerel swarm in a ball.
Inhibition of chemical changes related to freshness loss during storage of horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus) in slurry ice.
As regards British fishing rights, these include the right to catch 181,694 tonnes of mackerel from the Atlantic off the UK, Ireland, Norway, the Faroes, Greenland and international mid-Atlantic waters; 16,276 tonnes of horse mackerel from the same zones (except Norwegian seas); and 9,410 tonnes of cod in Norwegian waters.