Definition of Katsuwonus

1. Noun. Oceanic bonitos; in some classifications placed in its own family Katsuwonidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Katsuwonus
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Family Scombridae, Scombridae
Member holonyms: Bonito, Katsuwonus Pelamis, Oceanic Bonito



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Katsuwonus

Kathryn
Kathryn Elizabeth Smith
Kathy
Kati
Katia
Katie
Katmai National Park
Katmandu
Kato
Kato Achaia
Katrina
Katrine
Katsina
Katsushika Hokusai
Katsuwonidae
Katsuwonus
Katsuwonus pelamis
Kattang
Kattegat
Kattegatt
Katy
Katya
Katyusha
Katyushas
Katz
Kauai
Kauai Island
Kaufman
Kaunas
Kaunda

Literary usage of Katsuwonus

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1. Liberalising Fisheries Markets: Scope and Effects by OECD Staff, Committee for Fisheries (2003)
"The most important to international trade are skipjack (Euthynnus pelamis/katsuwonus pelamis), yellowfin (Thunnus albacares/ ..."

2. Fish Fermentation Technology by Cherl-Ho Lee, Keith H. Steinkraus, P.J. Alan Reilly (1993)
"... Awds spp. and katsuwonus spp. are used to prepare fermented products, as a by-product of the main use of these species. (9) Since shellfish are of minor ..."

3. La NiƱa and Its Impacts: Facts and Speculation by Michael H. Glantz (2002)
"For example, skipjack tuna (katsuwonus pelamis) are tied to the highly oxygenated upper layers due to their extreme metabolic rates associated with ..."

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