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Mercury and selenium in blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, from the Hawaiian Islands.
Catch data were presented for blue marlin Makaira nigricans; black marlin; striped marlin, Kajikia audax; and swordfish, Xiphias gladius.
The extant blue marlin, Makaira nigricans Lacepede 1802, (Perciformes: Xiphioidei: Istiophoridae) is an important commercial and recreational fish species that inhabits the tropical and temperate Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific oceans, various strata within a water column of about 200 m or more and average sea surface temperatures of approximately 24[degrees]C (Nakamura 1985).
Post-release behavior of black marlin, Makaira indica, caught off the Great Barrier Reef with sportfishing gear.
Progress in estimating age of blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, and white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus, from the Western Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, and Gulf of Mexico.
A large fossil skull and several rostra of Makaira nigricans Lacepede, 1802 (Perciformes: Istiophoridae), as well as some less diagnostic istiophorid remains, have been recovered from the middle facies of the Trinidad Formation near Rancho Algodones, San Jose del Cabo Basin, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, movements in the western north Atlantic Ocean: results of a cooperative game fish tagging program, 1954-88.
Post-release survival of large Pacific blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, captured in Pacific longline fisheries;
Otros 12% Makaira nigricans 2% Tetrapturus albidus e Istiophorus platypterus 10% Katsuwonus pelamis y Thunnus spp.
domestic data collection areas within the western North Atlantic basin, were investigated with mark-recapture data from 769 blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, 961 white marlin, Tetrapturus albidus, and 1,801 sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus.
Espectro trofico energetico del marlin rayado Tetrapturus audax (Phillippi, 1887) y marlin azul Makaira mazara (Judan y Saydor, 1902) de la zona de Cabo San Lacas, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
In the summer, the density of dolphinfish near the main Hawaiian Islands is low, perhaps because they migrate offshore to avoid their main predator, the blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, which increase in numbers in nearshore waters to reproduce (Hopper, 1990).
zygaena and Rays), osteichthyes (Coryphaena hippurus, Makaira mazara, Tretapterus audax) and turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea).