Peprilus triacanthus in USA
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance commercial Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish Yes
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Present from the Gulf coasts of Florida (Ref. 35664) to the continental shelf waters off the northeastern United States (Ref. 37512), off New England to Georges Bank (Ref. 114074), along the USA Atlantic coast to the Gulf of St. Lawrence (greatest abundance is between Cape Hatteras and Maine) (Ref. 53006). Also Ref. 26340, 27549, 58261, 93252.

States/Provinces Connecticut (native), Florida (native), Georgia (native), Maine (native), Maryland (native), Massachusetts (native), New Hampshire (native), New Jersey (native), New York (native), North Carolina (native), Rhode Island (native), South Carolina (native), Virginia (native)
States/Provinces Complete? Yes
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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer
Modified by Capuli, Estelita Emily
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