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What does HER stand for?

HER stands for Atlantic Herring (FAO fish species code)

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OK TO EAT Anchovy, Arctic char, farmed seabass, bream, cockle, Atlantic cod, coley, crab dab, haddock, farmed halibut, Atlantic herring, mussels, farmed prawns (king and tiger), sardine, European pilchard, skipjack tuna, red salmon, lemon sole, Dover sole, rainbow trout, turbot, whiting AVOID Eel, grey mullet, ling, Greenland halibut, mackerel, marlin, bluefin tuna, langoustine, plaice, shark, common skate, sole, sturgeon, swordfish, whitebait CAPTION(S): MACK ATTACK Fearnley-Whittingstall
First reported in the United States in 1988 in the Pacific Northwest, the virus was subsequently found in both wild and hatchery-raised salmon, Pacific herring, and Pacific cod populations off the coast of Alaska, Canada, and Washington, A sub-type of the North American virus has also been isolated from Atlantic herring and Greenland halibut in the Atlantic Ocean.