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Synonyms for wolffish

large ferocious northern deep-sea food fishes with strong teeth and no pelvic fins

large elongate scaleless oceanic fishes with sharp teeth and a long dorsal fin that resembles a sail

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But the difference between cooking cod and dogfish and wolffish and monkfish and pollock and haddock and hake and cusk is not all that different.
Wolffish cheeks and a seagull (whose droppings are made from sustainable caviar mayonnaise)
For his starter he conjures up a Fishy Afternoon Tea with a side helping of Laughing Gas as a prelude to the main course, Heston's Day Out at the Seaside with Wolffish Cheeks and Saucy Seagull.
Scallop predators including Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus), Atlantic cod (G.
Effects of water temperature on protein synthesis and protein growth in juvenile Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus).
But he warned the region's fishermen should not cheer too quickly because most of the species moving in from the south are small and of little commercial value, while the species moving out to the north are large valuable species such as wolffish.
Threatened fish species include northern wolffish and spotted wolffish.
Shipments of frozen fillets of cod, haddock, saithe, red fish and wolffish dropped 20.7% NOK 2 billion.
The steepest declines were observed in smooth skate (Raja senta), thorny skate (Raja radiata), monkfish (Lophius americanus), cusk (Brosme brosme), haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus), and wolffish (Anarhichas lupus) (Strong and Hanke 1995).
units In Iceland waters, including foreign fleets Cod 1.00 Haddock 1.00 Saithe 0.60 Golden redfish 0.70 Deep-sea redfish 0.70 Oceanic redfish 0.70 Wolffish 0.70 Greenland halibut 2.40 Plaice 1.20 Other demersal 1.00 Herring 0.12 Capelin 0.06 Lobster 3.86 Inshore shrimp 1.00 Offshore shrimp 1.00 Scallop 2.00 Total (cod equivalent) Minke whales 2 Fin whales 2 FY 1998/99 Total allowable catch Recom.
Moreover, a number of candidate species are currently being assessed for commercial culture suitability, including halibut, wolffish, ocean pout, lumpfish, sablefish, sea urchins and abalone.
The MPA aims to protect seafloor habitats, forage species, the water column and aid in the recovery of species-at-risk, including blue whales and the spotted and Northern wolffish. The governments of Canada and Quebec are working together to protect this important ecosystem.
The species included in the New England groundfish fishery are the American plaice (Hippoglossoides platessoides), Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua), Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus), pollock (Pollachius virens), Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus), haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus), ocean pout (Zoarces americanus), Acadian redfish (Sebastes fasciatus), white hake (Urophycis tenuis), windowpane (Scophthalmus aquosus), winter flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus), witch flounder (Glyptocephalus cynoglossus), and yellowtail flounder (Limanda ferruginea).
Catches of up to 200 fish have included cod to 12lb, wolffish to 8lb and pollock to 6lb.