Morphology and lectin-binding sites of pyloric caeca epithelium in normal and GnRH-treated Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) Linnaeus 1758.
The bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) is the largest member of the family Scombridae and has a specialized cardiovascular physiology that allows it to exploit subarctic to subtropical pelagic waters (Carey and Lawson, 1973; Block et al., 2005).
Analyse de l'age, de la croissance et des captures des thons rouges (Thunnus thynnus
) et des thonines (Euthynnus alletteratus) peches dans les eaux tunisiennes.
Quantification of ovarian follicles in bluefin tuna Thunnus thynnus
by two stereological methods.
The Western Mediterranean is an important fishing area for the Spanish drifting longline fleet which mainly targets swordfish (Xiphias gladius), bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) and albacore (Thunnus alalunga) [12, 13].
Cristani et al., "Heavy metals in liver and muscle of bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) caught in the straits of Messina (Sicily, Italy)," Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, vol.
Testicular development in migrant and spawning bluefin tuna Thunnus thynnus
(L.) from the eastern Atlantic and Mediterraneam.
Age and growth of young-of-year bluefin tuna, Thunnus thynnus
, from otolith microstructure.
A validated description of age and growth of western Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
David John Bruce also emailed this very useful information about tunny fish in the North Sea: "Tunnies, or tuna, used to be found in sufficient numbers to make the North Sea, especially off Scarborough, an area famous for captures of the massive blue-fin tunny, thunnus thynnus
. In 1933, an angler caught the British record specimen of 386 kg (851 lb) from a Whitby boat.
Kent Carpenter, IUCN global marine species assessment co-ordinator, said: "The Mediterranean and Eastern Atlantic population of the Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) is of particular concern.
) management stands in stark contrast to the successful
Indices of bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus
thynnus) abundance derived from sale records of French purse seine catches in the Mediterranean sea.
Mission Matterhorn, View from Riffellake to Matterhorn and, inset, Atlantic Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus
) Captive, and European bison (Bison bonasus) Bialowieza forest, Poland
The EU's fisheries ministers, meeting in Luxembourg on 29 June, adopted after an agreement with the European Parliament (first reading, co-decision) a draft regulation that establishes a new EU catch documentation programme for bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus