For all areas and target species, 4 species comprised > 66% of total catch: grouped finfish species (26%), Atlantic croaker (16%), brown shrimp (13%), and white shrimp (11%).
What does CKA stand for?
CKA stands for Atlantic Croaker (FAO fish species code)
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The chapter uses a model for Atlantic croaker (Microponias undulates) abundance as related to winter temperatures and overwinter mortality as a case study of potential effects of climate change.
A study conducted during the summers of 2006 and 2007 found that nearly a quarter of female Atlantic croaker fish caught in the Gulf's dead zone had developed deformed, testes-like organs instead of ovaries.
Peter Thomas and his colleagues at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas have now shown that some Atlantic croakers (Micropogonias undulatus) in the Gulf of Mexico have underdeveloped sperm and eggs.
Effects of estrogens and xenoestrogens on androgen production by Atlantic croaker testes in vitro: evidence for a nongenomic action mediated by an estrogen membrane receptor.
6 gm RELATED ARTICLE: Highest Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids Anchovy, European Arctic char Bass, striped Bluefish Carp Catfish, brown bullhead Catfish, channel Halibut, Greenland Halibut, Pacific Herring, Pacific Herring, round Mackerel, king Mullet, striped Pompano, Florida Salmon, Chinook Salmon, pink Trout, rainbow Tuna, albacore OTHER SOURCES: Cod, Atlantic Croaker, Atlantic Flounder Grouper, red Haddock Perch, ocean Plaice, European Pollack Snapper, red Sole, European Swordfish Tuna, unspecified
Marine species stocked in inland waters included red drum (Sciaenops ocellatus), black drum (Pogonias cromis), Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus), spot (Leiostomus xanthurus), spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus), and southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma).