southern flounder

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Recent progress in controlled reproduction of southern flounder Paralichthys lethostigma.
Some left-eyed flatfishes are in the family Bothidae or the family Paralichthyidae, which includes many commercially important species of flounder, such as the southern flounder.
Southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) (total n = 15) were first caught in April 2005.
With the cooperation of a commercial pound net fisherman, southern flounder were collected in May, held in flow-through seawater tanks at the National Marine Fisheries Service, Beaufort Laboratory, and fed small spot and striped mullet Mugil cephalus.
nebulosus), orangemouth corvina x spotted seatrout hybrids, and southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) (Table 1).
On December 23, 1983 Larenza Mungin landed a 20-pound, 9-ounce southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) while bumping a live mullet slowly along the shallow edge of a deep channel located at the southern portion of the Nassau Sound George Crady public fishing pier.
The southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) occurs in the Northwest Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico from North Carolina to Texas; however, this species does not occur around the southern tip of the Florida peninsula (Gilbert (1)).
Doesn't even have to be one of those door mat-sized southern flounder, either.
Valuable sport and commercial fisheries for southern flounder exist in both the northern Gulf of Mexico (Warren et al.
It's worth pointing out that the International Game Fish Association All Tackle record for southern flounder was caught within a mile of where Marvin and Darrell experienced their great bite.
Bioassays were conducted on five economically important bycatch species: spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus); red drum (Sciaenops ocellatus); Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus); southern flounder (Paralichthyes lethostigma); and blue crab (Callinectes sapidus).
Historically, the season's first cold front around the holiday triggers the initial run of the larger southern flounder, which move out of the Indian River and through the inlet to spawn offshore.
Both species are also found along Florida's Atlantic coast, and if s here that the southern flounder seems to attain its greatest size potential; the IGFA all-tackle world record of 20 pounds, 9 ounces was caught in Nassau Sound, Florida.
But come Thanksgiving and continuing through December and into January, the southern flounder claims most of the attention at the popular East Central fishing center between Melbourne and Vero Beach.
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