Definition of Seriola dorsalis

1. Noun. Game fish of southern California and Mexico having a yellow tail fin.

Exact synonyms: Yellowtail
Generic synonyms: Jack
Group relationships: Genus Seriola, Seriola



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Seriola Dorsalis

Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff
Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov
Sergent's white line
Sergey
Sergipe
Sergius
Seri
Sericocarpus
Serie A
Serie B
Seriland
Serinus
Serinus canaria
Seriola
Seriola dorsalis
Seriola grandis
Seriola zonata
Seriphidium
Seriphidium canum
Seriphidium maritimum
Seriphidium tridentatum
Seriphus
Seriphus politus
Seris
Serkin
Serkland
Sermon on the Mount
Serowe
Serpasil

Literary usage of Seriola dorsalis

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1. Synopsis of the Fishes of North America by David Starr Jordan, Charles Henry Gilbert (1882)
"This species differs from seriola dorsalis notably in the larger mouth (maxillary reaching middle of eye, 2£ in head, in S. carolinensis; barely reaching ..."

2. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"seriola dorsalis is the noted yellow-tail of California, valued by anglers for its game qualities. It comes to the Santa Bar- FIG. 383—Amber-fish, . ..."

3. A Guide to the Study of Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1905)
"seriola dorsalis is the noted yellow-tail of California, valued by anglers for its game qualities. It comes to the Santa Bar- .' ? Fio. 214. ..."

4. Recreations of a Sportsman on the Pacific Coast by Charles Frederick Holder (1910)
"seriola dorsalis apparently is confined to Southern California and adjacent waters, and undoubtedly for its size is the hardest fighting game fish in these ..."

5. Recreations of a Sportsman on the Pacific Coast by Charles Frederick Holder (1910)
"seriola dorsalis apparently is confined to Southern California and adjacent waters, and undoubtedly for its size is the hardest fighting game fish in these ..."

6. The Channel Islands of California: A Book for the Angler, Sportsman, and Tourist by Charles Frederick Holder, Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo (1910)
"... beautiful dorsal fin; hence it is known as seriola dorsalis, and as it has radiant tints of gold-yellow and amber on its tail and a gorgeous side stripe ..."

7. The big game fishes of the United States by Charles Frederick Holder (1903)
"seriola dorsalis (Gill.) is the large Pacific species. The fish attains a length of over four feet, and I have seen a specimen which weighed eighty pounds ..."

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