English sole

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Synonyms for English sole

highly valued almost pure white flesh

popular pale brown food flatfish of the Pacific coast of North America

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Field studies on the effects of sediment contamination on bottom-dwelling English sole (Parophrys vetulus) at multiple Puget Sound sites (Washington State) were conducted between 1979 and 1985.
When roughly half the male English sole at several collection sites near downtown Seattle were found to be making vitellogenin, an egg-yolk protein typical of females, toxicologist Lyndal L.
The Moana's restaurant has long since ditched the English sole that was served at its opening, offering instead island chicken, local prawns, plus Hawaiian snapper, mahi mahi, opah, ahi, moi and Pacific salmon.
English Sole and Spotted Ratfish were by far the most common species, collectively, contributing more than 40% of all individuals sampled.
PCBs accumulate in fish tissue and have been responsible for many advisories to limit human consumption; the Washington State Department of Health warns of the possible adverse health risks of consuming English sole and other bottom-feeding fish from the lower Duwamish River due in the presence of PCBs, PAHs, and other toxic chemicals.
According to our analyses, three benthic species--plainfin midshipman, English sole, and Pacific staghorn sculpin--are important prey of harbor seals in SFB (Fig.
We chose to use English sole (Parophrys vetulus) from two sites in Puget Sound, Washington: the lower Duwamish River (DR) and Quartermaster Harbor (QMH) (Figure 1).
The most abundant larvae, in descending order, were northern anchovy, English sole (Parophrys vetulus), sand sole (Psettichthys melanostictus), rex sole (Glyptocephalus zachirus), and Pacific tomcod (Microgadus proximus) (Fig.
Toxic chemicals in sediments and biota from a creosote-polluted harbor: relationships with hepatic neoplasms and other hepatic lesions in English sole (Parophrys vetulus).
The mark-recapture model was applied to English sole (Parophrys vetulus) off the west coast of the United States and Canada and migration rates were estimated to be 2% per month to the north and 4% per month to the south.
The four species examined were English sole (Pleuronectes vetulus), Pacific sanddab (Citharichthys sordidus), sand sole (Psettichthys melanostictus), and starry flounder (Platichthys stellatus).
Hence, rex sole do not fit the typical pattern of geographic variation found in other pleuronectids, such as English sole (Pleuronectes vetulus; Kruse and Tyler, 1983; Sampson and A1-Jufaily, 1999), Dover sole (Abookire and Macewicz, 2003), and yellowtail flounder (Limanda ferruginea; Zamarro, 1991).
Pacific hake, rex sole (Glyptocephalus zachirus), English sole (Parophrys vetulus), and myxinids), and those that occur in both marine and estuarine waters (e.
Variation in the maturity schedule of english sole and its influence on calculating the F35% target fishing rate.