carangid

Definitions of carangid
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adj of or relating to fish of the family Carangidae

n a percoid fish of the family Carangidae

Synonyms:
carangid fish
Types:
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jack
any of several fast-swimming predacious fishes of tropical to warm temperate seas
Atlantic moonfish, Selene setapinnis, dollarfish, horse-head, horsefish, horsehead, moonfish
any of several silvery marine fishes with very flat bodies
pompano
any of several deep-bodied food fishes of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico
Naucrates ductor, pilotfish
small pelagic fish often accompanying sharks or mantas
scad
any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae
Caranx hippos, crevalle jack, jack crevalle
fish of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico
Caranx bartholomaei, yellow jack
fish of western Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico
Caranx crysos, blue runner, runner
fish of western Atlantic: Cape Cod to Brazil
Elagatis bipinnulata, rainbow runner
streamlined cigar-shaped jack; good game fish
leatherjack, leatherjacket
any of several New World tropical fishes having tiny embedded scales
Alectis ciliaris, thread-fish, threadfish
fish having greatly elongated front rays on dorsal and anal fins
Selene vomer, lookdown, lookdown fish
similar to moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated forehead
amberfish, amberjack
any of several amber to coppery fork-tailed warm-water carangid fishes
Seriola dorsalis, yellowtail
game fish of southern California and Mexico having a yellow tail fin
Seriola zonata, banded rudderfish, rudderfish
fish having the habit of following ships; found in North American and South American coastal waters
Seriola grandis, kingfish
large game fish of Australia and New Zealand
Florida pompano, Trachinotus carolinus
found in coastal waters New England to Brazil except clear waters of West Indies
Trachinotus falcatus, permit
large game fish; found in waters of the West Indies
Spanish mackerel, Trachurus symmetricus, horse mackerel, jack mackerel, saurel
a California food fish
Trachurus trachurus, horse mackerel, saurel
large elongated compressed food fish of the Atlantic waters of Europe
Selar crumenophthalmus, big-eyed scad, bigeye scad, goggle-eye
of Atlantic coastal waters; commonly used for bait
Decapterus macarellus, mackerel scad, mackerel shad
small silvery fish; Nova Scotia to Brazil
Decapterus punctatus, cigarfish, quiaquia, round scad
small fusiform fish of western Atlantic
Type of:
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean
any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes

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