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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Food & Drink / pescados y mariscos
English term or phrase: Bay and Sea Scallops
Frozen Bay and Sea Scallops are available year-round, with fresh abundant during the Fall and early Winter
Paula Binetti
Local time: 12:18

Summary of answers provided
4 +3Vieiras
Ruben Mendez Suarez
5peine caletero y vieira americana



11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
bay and sea scallops


Ruben Mendez Suarez
Local time: 15:18
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ricardo Torres: ...de bahía y de mar
38 mins
  -> Gracias torresk

agree  Walter Landesman
1 hr
  -> Gracias Walter

agree  LauraFazio_PhD
2 days 8 hrs
  -> Gracias Laura
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
bay and sea scallops
peine caletero y vieira americana

peine caletero (Argopecten irradians)

vieira americana o concha atlántica de fondo (Placopecten magellanicus)
Ambos son moluscos bivalvos pero son especies distintos. Sin embrago se parecen mucho, se diferencian por su tamańo, la vieira americana es mas grande.. Pero si es para un buen plato de comida....da igual :) Vieiras es menos complicado ....

Example sentence(s):
  • En algunos países se obliga a que se mencione en las etiquetas el nombre científico para no confundirlas con las zamburiñas (Chlamys varia o Pecten varius)
  • Otras especies conocidas son: concha del peregrino (Pecten jacobeus), concha atlántica de fondo (Placopecten magellanicus), la zamburiña o volondeira (Chlamys varia o Pecten varius), ostrón del norte (Argopecten purpuratus) y volandeira (Chlamys opercu

    Reference: http://www.consumer.es/web/es/alimentacion/en_la_cocina/alim...
Local time: 16:18
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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