striped mullet

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most important commercial mullet in eastern United States

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Striped mullet grow larger than silver mullet and often have a darker appearance.
Gray striped mullet itself also appeared on the seasonal menu when we visited.
Striped mullet have a significant economic impact in the southeast where they represented a landings value of 16.
Exposing striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) to K brevis in laboratory aquaria permits respiratory and oral exposure as well as dermal contact with the toxin-producing organism.
Included in this group were bonefish (Albula vulpes) along with striped mullet (Mugil cephalus), jacksmelt (Atherinopsis californiensis), shadow goby (Quietula ycauda), and YOY of diamond turbot (Hypsopsetta guttulata).
In the round" catches of striped mullet, Mugil cephalus, along the southeastern U.
While many Floridians would agree that fried or smoked mullet, cheese grits, hush puppies and sweet tea represents a classic Southern meal, it's only the red roe of female striped mullet that Asian and European markets want.
Abstract--Fecundity in striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) from South Carolina correlated highly with length and weight, but not with age.
Striped mullet are more tolerant of cold water than the silvers; thus populations reside year-round in northern estuaries.
Abstract--Growth, recruitment, and abundance of young-of-the-year (YOY) striped mullet (Mugil cephalus L.
In the Western Atlantic, the striped mullet is a warm temperate species absent from the tropical Caribbean, while all the other Florida mullet species occur throughout the Caribbean Sea.
Yet the striped mullet are likely to increase in numbers due to the cold weather as they did in 1977.
Years ago, I presented a hypothesis that when we had very cold years in Florida and all the king mackerel over-wintering off our coast migrated to the Florida Keys, that all the winter spawners offshore of central Florida, Gulf and Atlantic coasts, such as striped mullet, sheepshead, ladyfish, spot, menhaden, pigfish and pinfish would increase substantially in numbers.
Years ago, scientific colleagues and I tagged and released 7,000 striped mullet at Jack Island State Park, an impounded mangrove forest on North Hutchinson Island on the Atlantic coast.