blackfish

Italian translation: perchia striata (Centropristis striata)

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English term or phrase:blackfish
Italian translation:perchia striata (Centropristis striata)
Entered by: Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano

21:59 Apr 17, 2018
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English term or phrase: blackfish
After materials and vessels settle to the sea floor, larger fish like **blackfish**, cod, and striped bass move in to build habitats within the new structures, and encrusting organisms such as barnacles, sponges, anemones, corals, and mussels cling to and cover the material.
Diego Sibilia
Italy
Local time: 09:24
perchia striata (Centropristis striata)
Explanation:
Detta anche "black sea bass":

https://books.google.it/books?id=eHrvJQGiObEC&pg=PA60&lpg=PA...

"Black sea bass (Alternative name Blackfish) - Centropristis striata [...] Perchia striata (Italian)".

Inoltre, anche le zone geografiche e l'habitat in cui vive questa specie corrispondono a quelle descritte nel brano del contesto:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_sea_bass

"The black sea bass (Centropristis striata) is an exclusively marine grouper found more commonly in northern than in southern ranges. It inhabits the coasts from Maine to northeast Florida and the eastern Gulf of Mexico. [...] They spend most of their time close to the sea floor and often congregate around bottom formations such as rocks, man-made reefs, wrecks, jetties, piers, and bridge pilings."

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perchia striata (Centropristis striata)


Explanation:
Detta anche "black sea bass":

https://books.google.it/books?id=eHrvJQGiObEC&pg=PA60&lpg=PA...

"Black sea bass (Alternative name Blackfish) - Centropristis striata [...] Perchia striata (Italian)".

Inoltre, anche le zone geografiche e l'habitat in cui vive questa specie corrispondono a quelle descritte nel brano del contesto:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_sea_bass

"The black sea bass (Centropristis striata) is an exclusively marine grouper found more commonly in northern than in southern ranges. It inhabits the coasts from Maine to northeast Florida and the eastern Gulf of Mexico. [...] They spend most of their time close to the sea floor and often congregate around bottom formations such as rocks, man-made reefs, wrecks, jetties, piers, and bridge pilings."



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Reference: lots of info on the www

Reference information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blackfish
https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/blackfish
blackfish - WordReference.com Dictionary of English
www.wordreference.com/definition/blackfish
black•fish (blak′fish′),USA pronunciation n., pl. (esp. collectively) -fish, ([esp. referring to two or more kinds or species]) -fish•es. Fishany of various dark-colored fishes, as the tautog, Tautoga onitis, or the sea bass, Centropristes striatus. Fisha small, freshwater food fish, Dallia pectoralis, found in Alaska and Siberia, noted ...

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