bony fish


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But when you look at the side, and the Rock shows face front, you see it has jaws that, bone for bone, closely resemble the jaws of bony fish.
The FDA considers uneviscerated fish over 5 inches in length that are salt-cured, dried, or smoked, such as the bony fish sold by BCS African Wholesale, to be adulterated because they could contain Clostridium botulinum toxin.
Eppler et al [48] observed that IGF-I is distinctly located in the bony fish pituitary (Oreochromis niloticus) but in much less concentration than in liver.
Byline: Ocean Sunfish is the heaviest known bony fish in the world, says expert.
C[pounds sterling]Some fishers have decided to switch to sharks because they cannot make up their product with bony fish,C[yen] he said, noting that the presence of so many countries bordering the Mediterranean has contributed to the fishing pressure there.
lewini reaches sexual maturity at a late age, is less fecund than bony fish, and therefore less able to recover from overexploitation (Musick, 2000).
If you don't like milk, talk to your midwife about ways to up your calcium intake via supplements, bony fish and fortified foods.
The blue marlin, one of the world's largest bony fish, is fished commercially for sport.
The hyomandibula, which in bony fish helped move the operculum (the external gill flap) to aid in gill ventilation, was no longer necessary because the presence of lungs in early tetrapods allowed for independence from the gills.
Eat a well balanced diet including vitamins and minerals and most importantly calcium which can be found in dairy products like cheese and yogurt or leafy green veg, baked beans, bony fish and dried fruit.
Sharks lack the inflatable swim bladder that allows bony fish to control buoyancy.
It is a very bony fish, so the Indians make a soup from them.
The ocean sunfish (Mola mola) is the heaviest bony fish in the world, and is usually found in tropical, sub-tropical and temperate waters, but sometimes they wander astray and that is how Vanessa came to be caught in a net in the English Channel.
Sharks are, however, different from bony fish, because they have no bones.
Already in residence two weeks before opening were most of the tank's residents: speedy yellowfin tuna, bonito and barracuda; a blue shark and a flat sunfish, the world's largest bony fish that can grow to be 10 feet long.