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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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Wolffish cheeks and a seagull (whose droppings are made from sustainable caviar mayonnaise)
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).
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.
Catches of up to 200 fish have included cod to 12lb, wolffish to 8lb and pollock to 6lb.
Abstract--Full life history information is lacking for Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus), a species of concern in U.
If you dive or fish in New England, you know some of its natives: our sacred cod, the fierce-looking Atlantic wolffish, the endearing grey seals and the greatly endangered Northern right whales.
In summer, it avoids a predator, the diurnal-feeding wolffish Anarhichas lupus, by foraging at night (Bernstein et al.
With gaping jaws, an eellike tail and sharp, jutting teeth, the Atlantic wolffish looks more like a feral canine than a marine fish.
undatum is the only intermediate host, and the final hosts are wolffish of the family Anarhichadidae (Anarhichas denticulatus, A.
Although the claim did not succeed, the NEFMC found enough evidence to prohibit possession of wolffish by commercial or recreational fishermen as of May 2010.
2004) reported that of 16 FAs they investigated in embryos of the spotted wolffish (Anarhichas minor), 18:1n-9 was predominant.
He generated valuable research across the Ocean and Clean Energy Programs, and worked to elevate awareness for the Atlantic wolffish and further CLF's campaign to protect it under the Endangered Species Act.
You'll also get an update on CLF's current efforts to protect a critical ocean species, the Atlantic wolffish.