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croaker

n. a doctor. The croaker said my tonsils have to come out.
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Croakers are a "pretty typical Gulf fish," says Prosanta Chakrabarty, a fish biologist at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.
Atlantic croaker (Sciaenidae: Micropogonias undulatus) are an abundant, estuary-dependent sciaenid found in the coastal waters of the mid-Atlantic and southern United States.
Three additional species collected alive were represented by greater than 3,000 impinged individuals, including 5,525 topsmelt (Atherinops affinis), 4,380 white croaker (Genyonemus lineatus), and 3,721 walleye surfperch ( Hyperprosopon aregenteum).
Year 1994 Fish Scientific name % B % N American eel Anguilla rostrata American shad Alosa sapidissima Atlantic croaker Micropogonias undulatus Atlantic herring Clupea harengus Atlantic menhaden Brevoortia tyrannus 38.
According to Croaker, First Interstate's BSA department has made training with the AML Virtuoso solution part of its staff development program.
Sergeant Major Jonnie Greechan, of Glasgow, and Hamish Croaker, from Stornoway, were among a group of troops who got the chance to meet the blonde beauty at their HQ in Banja Luka.
According to a 1998 report issued by the DRBC, fisheries on the rebound include American shad, weakfish, striped bass, Atlantic croaker, Atlantic silversides, bay anchovy, black drum, hogchoker, northern kingfish and American eel.
Common name Scientific name Large yellow croaker Pseudosciaena crocea Small yellow croaker Pseudosciaena polyactis Edible jellyfish Rhopilema esculenta Cuttlefish Sepiella mandroni Green filefish Navodon septentrionalis Hairtail Trichiurus haumela Mackerel and scad Scomber japonicus and Decapterus maruadsi Spanish mackerel Scomberomorus sp.
Such was the case with yellow croaker, which was a low-priced commodity not many years ago.
Tyner had earlier won the second division of the four-yearold maiden with Boss Croaker, who had caught the eye on his Ballinaboola debut.
The actress plays local librarian Libby Croaker, who becomes a new love interest for hapless father Frank Gallagher in the critically acclaimed drama about the lives and loves of the dysfunctional Gallagher clan.
Abstract--From 2008 through 2010, the diets of 3 sciaenid species, the weakfish (Cynoscion regalis), southern kingfish (Menticirrhus americanus), and Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus), were examined.
The most prevalent by-catch species were pogi (Brevoortia patronus), cutlass fish (Assurger anzac), white trout (Paralichtys albigutta), Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus), croaker (Micropognias undulates), spot (Cynoscion arenarius), and mantis shrimp (Leiostomus xanthurus).
The reproductive biology and production characteristics of three croaker species of the Guinea coast were studied by Zuyev and Giragosov [8].