Gadus macrocephalus

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closely related to Atlantic cod

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This reduction was achieved primarily through changes in fishing patterns by time and area, as well as through reductions in fishing effort for some target species, such as Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus.
Both walleye pollock and Atka mackerel fisheries use trawls exclusively to catch these semidemersal schooling species, while other schooling fishes, such as Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus, and rockfish, Sebastes spp.
The primary predators on yellowfin sole are two abundant gadids, Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus, and wall-eye pollock, the Pacific halibut, and four species of cottids (Brodeur and Livingston, 1988; Wakabayashi, 1986).
Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) off Alaska, dominated by Alaska or walleye pollock, Theragra chalcogramma, Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus, and flatfishes, Pleuronectidae, can sustain annual commercial harvests well in excess of 2 million metric tons (t).
Gilbert, a young biologist at Indiana University, were chosen to write the first description Of Pacific salmon fishing and canning interests of the United States (Jordan and Gilbert, 1887), with Tarleton Bean Preparing a section on Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus, and Pacific halibut, Hippoglossus stenolepis (Bean, 1887).
The evaluations showed that pollock fillets in both cases were entirely acceptable and, except for the smaller fillet size, were quite comparable to Pacific cod, Gadus macrocephalus, in flavor, texture, and freezing and storage characteristics.