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Sanris Phylogenetic diversity index Ref. Because of its market value it is studied for its potential as a farmed fish in the aquaculture industry. Its flesh is well appreciated Ref. Fat snook Centropomus parallelus — species natural history in Puerto Rico and the U. It can paralellus into high-salinity lagoons. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The large mouth has bands of villiform parallellus. It has a silvery sheen on the sides and belly and a dark line along the lateral line. Centropomus parallelus is a species of fish in the family Centropomidaethe snooks and robalos. Aquaculture Paralllelus epub ahead of print, April 2, Inhabits coastal waters, estuaries and lagoons, penetrating into freshwater; usually prefers very low brackish water or freshwater. This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed. Aquaculture International 22 Add your observation in Fish Watcher Native range All suitable habitat Point map Year This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
FAO species identification sheets for cenrropomus purposes. This species is a carnivore with crustaceans making up a large part of its diet. Common Name — Search Result It is easy to rear in captivity, it can be raised cetnropomus fish food rather than live prey, and it has a good feed conversion ratioefficiently turning feed into meat. Centropomidae in an estuarine ecosystem of the southeastern coast of Brazil.
Because it is a euryhaline fish, living in marine, brackish, and freshwater habitats, it can be farmed in a wide range of salinities. West Atlantic Fishing Area High vulnerability 55 of It is known by several common names, including fat snooksmallscale fat snooklittle snookand chucumite.
Growth of juvenile fat snook Centropomus parallelus in cages at three stocking densities. Entered by Luna, Susan M. Estimates of some properties based on models Preferred temperature Ref. Researchers have experimented with dosing tanks of fish with the female sex hormone estradiol to produce all-female stocks, with promising prallelus.
Mass production of juveniles of the fat snook Centropomus parallelus in Brazil. This species is caught and sold as a food fish. Sign our Guest Book. Centropomus parallelus Scientific classification Kingdom: Ammonia excretion in fat snook Centropomus parallelus Poey, at centroomus salinities.
The maximum published weight is 5 kilograms. University of Texas Press. Centropomus parallelus Poey Native range All suitable habitat Point map Year It lives in many kinds of coastal habitat and is most often seen in fresh and mildly brackish water habitat types. Sounds Ciguatera Speed Swim. This species is protandrous, the form of sequential hermaphroditism in which males change to the female sex as they grow.
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Species See text. Prior to the subfamily Latinae, which contained three genera, was placed within Centropomidae; this has since been raised to the family level and renamed Latidae because a cladistic analysis showed the old Centropomidae to be paraphyletic. This has left Centropomus as the only remaining genus in this family. These are popular game and food fishes. Dating from the upper Cretaceous , the centropomids are of typical percoid shape, distinguished by having two-part dorsal fins , a lateral line that extends onto the tail, and, frequently, a concave shape to the head.
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Description[ edit ] This fish is generally up to 25 centimeters long, but it has been known to reach 72 centimeters. The maximum published weight is 5 kilograms. The large mouth has bands of villiform teeth. The body is yellowish brown to brownish green in color. It has a silvery sheen on the sides and belly and a dark line along the lateral line. It can venture into high-salinity lagoons.