Pacific bonito

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Synonyms for Pacific bonito

common bonito of Pacific coast of the Americas

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For example, anchovy is the main prey for jack mackerel, horse mackerel, palm ruff, Eastern Pacific bonito, pelagic sharks, sea lions and cetaceans.
On the other hand, palm ruff, Eastern Pacific bonito and common dophinfish are weak interactors with little impacts on other groups in the system.
Fishes collected were primarily smelt, Osmeridae; herring, Clupea harengus; and anchovies, but scientists also captured Pacific barracuda, Pacific bonito, albacore, Thunnus alalunga; yellowtail, and rockfish.
The spotter pilots search the offshore areas from off Baja California, Mexico, to the Monterey Bay area for concentrations of such target species as the northern anchovy, Engraulis mordax; Pacific or chub mackerel, Scomber japonicus; jack mackerel, Trachurus symmetticus; Pacific bonito, Sarda chiliensis; Pacific sardine, Sardinops sagax; and bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus.
In the subtropical waters off the urbanized southern California coast, pelagic species such as albacore> Pacific bonito, Sarda chileinsis> other tunas, Thunnus spp.> yellowtal, Seriola lalandei> Pacific barracuda, Sphyraena argentea> and Pacific or chub mackerel, Scomber japonicus, are traditional CPF target species.
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