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Synonyms for oilfish

very large deep-water snake mackerel

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Common names: Escolar clavo (Spanish), Oilfish (English), Rouvet (French).
First record of the oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus (Pisces: Gempylidae) in the northern Adriatic Sea.
Fatal predation of oilfish, Ruvettus pretiosus (Gempylidae), by a young short-finned pilot whale, Globicephala macrorhynchus (Delphinidae).
Occurrence of the oilfish, Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833 (Gempylidae) in Iskenderun Bay, northeastern Mediterranean, Turkey.
Length-length and length-weight relationships of oilfish (Ruvettus pretiosus), escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum), snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens), and longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox) from the Gulf of Mexico and the western North Atlantic Ocean, Journal of Applied Ichthyology 30: 241-243, 2014.
113) This alludes to the 2007 Hong Kong Oilfish controversy, when Hong Kong's PARKnSHOP supermarket was fined HK$45,000 for selling oilfish as cod fish in its stores between October 2006 and January 2007.
An annotated and illustrated catalogue of the snake mackerels, snoeks, escolars, gemfishes, sackfishes, domine, oilfish, cutlassfishes, scabbardfishes, hairtails, and frostfishes known to date.
Founded in 1996, the company specializes in the import, export and distribution of fresh-frozen marine products that run the ganut from tilapia, tuna and pangasius, Alaska pollock (Alaska kibbeing) to swordfish, oilfish, black tiger shrimps, red snapper and Namibian hake.
To reduce complexity, year and season were limited to models of seven species (bigeye tuna, oilfish, swordfish, blue shark, albacore, southern bluefin tuna, long-nosed lancetfish) in the two South Pacific fisheries.
Long-finned bream Taractichthys longipinnis -- Mahi mahi Coryphaena hippurus 17,463 Oilfish Ruvettus pretiosus 555 Opah Lampris guttatus 68 Pomfrets Family Bramidae -- Ray's bream Brama brama -- Ribbonfishes Family Trachipteridae -- Rudderfish Centrolophus niger -- Sickle pomfret Taractichthys steindachneri -- Slender barracuda Sphyraena jello -- Snake mackerel Gempylus serpens 1971 Snake mackerels Family Gempylidae -- Southern Ray's bream Brama spp.
Besides perch, Anova offers a host of other products: tilapia fillets (including a sashimi variety), loins and steaks of tuna, pangasius, swordfish, marlin, blue shark and oilfish, plus skate wings.
Ranging in weight from six to ten grams, they include: sushi ebi (cooked butterfly shrimp) and ama ebi (raw, peeled, tail-on shrimp), sliced mongo ika (raw sepia fillets), sliced roasted eel, boiled octopus, hoso maki (crab-flavored surimi sticks), salmon neta, tuna slices, vinegar-seasoned itoyolli, and oilfish slices.
Besides Victoria perch, the company's specialties include tilapia fillets, panga, oilfish (escolar), tuna, marlin, swordfish, shark, mahi-mahi, red snapper and its best selling frozen, lightly smoked tuna, swordfish and marlin steaks.
That's not counting added value products, including fillets of sole, dab and hoki, breaded plaice and hoki, and steaks of shark, tuna, swordfish and oilfish.