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Limited genetic structure of Gulf Menhaden (Brevoortia patronus), as revealed by microsatellite markers developed for the genus Brevoortia (Clupeidae).
A major downfall of these studies has been a paucity of adequate gene loci developed for the genus Brevoortia, and this has ultimately resulted in limited resolution in addressing population structure and hybridization among Brevoortia congeners in the Gulf of Mexico (Anderson, 2007; Anderson and Karel, 2007; Anderson and McDonald, 2007).
Occurrence and abundance of larval Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, at two North Carolina inlets with notes on associated species.
On a coastal basis, the migratory, estuarine-dependent Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, is probably the most abundant clupeid on the U.
The Albatross's primary mission during her first regular cruise in April 1883 was to study the movements of Atlantic mackerel, Scomber scombrus; Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus; bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix; American shad, Alosa sapidissima; and other pelagic species during their spring migration northward of Cape Hatteras.
One mystery for which the Albatross was charged was to determine what Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, eat.
The inner shelf taxa Brevoortia patronus, Cynoscion arenarius, Micropogonias undulatus, Chloroscombrus chrysurus, and unidentified gobies were among the most dominant ichthyoplankton in all surveys, including ours.
From spawning grounds to the estuary: using linked individual-based and hydrodynamic models to interpret patterns and processes in the oceanic phase of Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus life history.
Spotter pilots were used during daytime to look for concentrations of bait (especially menhaden, Brevoortia spp.
In order to discriminate between the alternate possibilities that either the three individuals were one of the other North American Brevoortia species that had been misidentified in the field as Atlantic menhaden, or that there is incomplete lineage sorting at the COI locus, the more rapidly evolving mitochondrial control region was sequenced and compared to those generated by Anderson (2007) for the four species of North American menhaden (GenBank accession numbers EF119342-EFl19454).
In night trawls off Mississippi and Alabama during mid-August to late September 1984, a collapsible fiberglass TED gear achieved very high reduction rates of 69-100% for three schooling neritic/epipelagic fishes: Brevoortia patronus, Harengula jaguana, Scomberzomorus maculatus (Watson et al.
Purse seine vessels of the Gulf menhaden, Brevoortia patronus, reduction fishery, centered off the coasts of Mississippi and Louisiana (Smith, 1991), catch minor quantities of O.