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  Fish   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
A fish is a poikilothermic water-dwelling vertebrate with gills.
Fishes (over 27,315 species) are a paraphyletic group and are divided into the bony fishes (class Osteichthyes, 22,000 species); cartilaginous fishes (class Chondrichthyes, 800 species); and various groups of jawless fishes (75 species), including lampreys and hagfish.
Fishes is the proper English plural form of fish that biologists use when speaking about two or more fish species, as in "There are over 25,000 fishes in the world" (meaning that there are over 25,000 fish species in the world).
bopedia.com /en/wikipedia/f/fi/fish.html   (353 words)

  
 Seafood List Introduction
Its purpose is to promote uniformity in the use of FDA acceptable market names by the fish industry, and to provide consistent advice on these names.
The list represents an extensive, although not necessarily complete, listing of seafood commonly sold in the United States.
Use of the vernacular name is not encouraged, and may cause the seafood to be misbranded.
vm.cfsan.fda.gov /~frf/seaintro.html   (554 words)

  
 Fish - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
A fish is a poikilothermic (cold-blooded) water-dwelling vertebrate with gills.
Taxonomically, fish are a paraphyletic group whose exact relationships are much debated; a common division is into the jawless fish (class Agnatha, 75 species including lampreys and hagfish), the cartilaginous fish (class Chondrichthyes, 800 species including sharks and rays), with the remainder classed as bony fish (class Osteichthyes).
Fish are a paraphyletic group: that is, any clade containing all fish also contains the tetrapods, which are not fish.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Fish   (679 words)

  
 Fish - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Fishes come in different sizes, from the 14-meter (45 ft) whale shark to a 8-mm (3/8 inch) long dwarf goby.
Fishes can be found in almost all large bodies of water in either salt and fresh water, at depths ranging from just below the surface to several thousand meters.
Ideal for the fishing, boating, sailing, hunting and camping enthusiast who lacks the space to store ordinary boats.
www.internet-encyclopedia.com /ie/f/fi/fish.html   (623 words)

  
 Endangered Species Information, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Our listing program follows a strict legal process to determine whether to list a species, depending on the degree of threat it faces.
The Service also maintains a list of plant and animals native to the United States that are candidates or proposed for possible addition to the Federal list.
Listed animals and listed plants as published in the Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants 50 CFR 17.11 and 17.12, December 1999 (PDF)
www.fws.gov /endangered/wildlife.html   (457 words)

  
 Canadian Food Inspection Agency - List of Canadian Acceptable Common Names for Fish and Seafood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This site identifies the English and French common names for fish and seafood which are acceptable for use in Canada, as well as the scientific names.
Clicking on the name you are investigating will take you to a translation page which will provide all of the acceptable French and English names for that particular species as well as the relevant scientific name(s).
Note to Exporters: It is your responsibility to ensure that the common name(s) selected for the fish species you are exporting is (are) acceptable to the authorities responsible for fish nomenclature in the importing country.
www.inspection.gc.ca /english/anima/fispoi/fishlist/canadahomee.shtml   (207 words)

  
 Fish - Gurupedia
A fish is a cold-blooded* water-dwelling vertebrate with gills.
Taxonomically, fish are a paraphyletic group whose exact relationships are much debated; a common division is into the jawless fishes (class Agnatha, 75 species including
Nature reported that all large oceanic fish species worldwide had been so systematically overcaught that fewer than 10% of 1950 levels remained.
www.gurupedia.com /f/fi/fish.htm   (436 words)

  
 Welcome to the most informative, authoritative and user-friendly fishing portal on the web.
The lists are also available for direct marketing by for-profit firms at the companys regular list rental rates.
Hopefully, our list can help these organizations communicate with and mobilize the builders, remodelers, contractors, engineers and architects that will be needed for their operations, said Gordon Clotworthy, president of the firm.
More information about the list and how to communicate with the construction pros who will be rebuilding the gulf coast is available on the website.
www.americasfishingauthority.com   (2207 words)

  
 Common Questions: What Do You Call a Group of...?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Whatever the motivating factor, we have received a spate of questions on collective nouns or group names for all sorts of critters.
This listing exhausts the meager pile of references available at Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center; if the animal that you are interested in doesn't appear here, please, please, ask someone else, because I can't help you!
A draft, nest, school, shoal (some authors claim that the common "school" is a corruption of shoal, and therefore incorrect)
www.npwrc.usgs.gov /info/faqs/animals/names.htm   (375 words)

  
 Flounder Fish: Pets and Animal Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Creole Fish Soup - Simple recipe using red snapper, shrimp, tomatoes, and potatoes.
Fish Soup with Tomatoes and Red Pepper Garlic Sauce...
Snapper Snapper Lures - Fishing jigs for off-shore and bay fishing.
www.dnxtrans.com /pets/Flounder+Fish   (953 words)

  
 Tetra Fish: Pets and Animal Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Cold-water fish Goldfish Koi White Cloud Mountain Minnow Tropical fish Live-bearing Guppy Molly Platy Swordtail Egg-laying Cichlids Angelfish Discus Oscar Tetras (Characidae) Black Widow Cardinal Tetra Cave Tetra Common Hatchetfish Green Neon Tetra...
Unlike many heavy fish foods on the market, Tetra Pond's premium fish food is lightweight and highly digestible--meaning less fish waste and cleaner pond water.
Includes a list of fish and products they sell, photos of fish, ordering and shipping policies, FAQ, and information about their fish happy hour.
www.dnxtrans.com /pets/Tetra+Fish   (862 words)

  
 Learn more about Fish in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Learn more about Fish in the online encyclopedia.
Enter a phrase or search word in the box below.
Fishes come in different sizes, from a 45 foot whale shark to a 8 mm long dwarfgoby.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /f/fi/fish.html   (421 words)

  
 List of Common Names of Freshwater Fishes of Senegal
List of Common Names of Freshwater Fishes of Senegal
The information provided in this table is mainly obtained from Fishbase with correction of French spelling of Wolof words made where possible, and the Dictionnaire wolof-franÁais by Fal et al.
More important fish are highlighted in yellow (where several names are included in the box, the key fish is the first listed).
www.hotkey.net.au /~mjackson/Language/Vocab/FishbaseFresh.htm   (192 words)

  
 Common Names of Australian Fishes - November 2004 Draft
Common Names of Australian Fishes - November 2004 Draft
January 2006 changes and additions to this draft list are available here.
In the Excel version, common names that are also standard (marketing) names for single species are displayed in bold.
www.marine.csiro.au /caab/namelist.htm   (138 words)

  
 OutdoorsBest Forums: Fish Names
When reading the forums there is occasionally some doubt about the names given to the fish being described.
Here's a list of fish common names and their actual names, just so you'll know what people are talking about.
BTW, the list is from 2002, so there is no mention of Goliath Grouper.
outdoorsbest.zeroforum.com /zerothread?id=359464   (93 words)

  
 FDA/SPRC/CFSAN Regulatory Fish Encyclopedia (RFE) Browse Page
The FDA Seafood List is a searchable compendium of more than 1500 species of finfish and shellfish important in the U.S. It includes Approved Market Names, Common Names, Scientific Names, Vernacular (local) Names and links back to the RFE for those species included.
The Regulatory Fish Encyclopedia (RFE) is a compilation of data in several formats that assists with the accurate identification of fish species.
List RFE species by seafood common name (as in FDA Seafood List)
vm.cfsan.fda.gov /~frf/rfe0.html   (4770 words)

  
 Food Standards Agency - UK list of legal names for fish species
UK list of legal names for fish species
Whole fish (of a size which, when cooked, have a count of less than 397 per kg) or tails (of a size which, when peeled and cooked, have a count of less than 1,323 per kg) of -
Whole fish (of a size which, when cooked, have a count of 397 per kg or more) or tails (of a size which, when peeled and cooked, have a count of 1,323 per kg or more) of -
www.food.gov.uk /multimedia/webpage/namesoffish   (611 words)

  
 Most Common Surnames [Last Names] in the United States (top 1000)
Most Common Surnames [Last Names] in the United States (top 1000)
Most Common Surnames in the U.S. The following tables include all surnames with over 0.001% frequency in the US population during the 1990 census.
The table below includes the 1000 most common last names in America.
names.mongabay.com /most_common_surnames.htm   (58 words)

  
 NANFA Mailing List Archive: Re: NANFA-- Common Names   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Sent: Saturday, March 10, 2001 3:32 PM Subject: RE: NANFA-- Common Names
-- > /"Unless stated otherwise, comments made on this list do not necessarily > / reflect the beliefs or goals of the North American Native Fishes > / Association" > / This is the discussion list of the North American Native Fishes Association > / nanfa_at_aquaria.net.
/----------------------------------------------------------------------------- /"Unless stated otherwise, comments made on this list do not necessarily / reflect the beliefs or goals of the North American Native Fishes / Association" / This is the discussion list of the North American Native Fishes Association / nanfa_at_aquaria.net.
www.nanfa.org /archive/nanfa/nanfamar01/0250.html   (342 words)

  
 BellaOnline -- The Voice of Women
Our online community provides help, support and advice on a myriad of topics - from fish care to hair care, from diet and exercise to trips.
Sitting, walking, relaxation, dance and group circle meditations incorporating positive affirmations and verses, plus a list of ways meditation benefits kids of all ages and abilities in 27 pages with illustrations!
Presses change contact information and submission guidelines every year, so be sure to update your Poet´s Market at least every other year.
www.bellaonline.com   (261 words)

  
 NANFA Mailing List Archive: Re: NANFA-- Common Names   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
In reply to: Christopher Scharpf: "Re: NANFA-- Common Names"
Next in thread: Bruce Stallsmith: "Re: NANFA-- Common Names"
>What's are the more common common names of the following North American
www.nanfa.org /archive/nanfa/nanfamar01/0210.html   (191 words)

  
 Fish Lyrics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
*Shoal - the collective noun for fish (also school) External links
* [http://www.aworldoffish.com A World of Fish] Species information and fish care
* [http://hardrockforums.com/forums Saltwater & Freshwater Forums] Read more about Fish.
www.go2lyrics.com /S/Fish   (70 words)

  
 List of Common Names of Fishes of Senegal
List of Common Names of Fishes of Senegal
List of Common Names of Marine Fishes of Senegal
Black mullet (US), Callifaver mullet (US), Common grey mullet (UK), Grey mullet, Haarder, Sea mullet, Striped mullet [Bully mullet, Hardgut mullet, Mangrove mullet, River mullet (Aust)]
www.hotkey.net.au /~mjackson/Language/Vocab/FishbaseMarine.htm   (646 words)

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