Definition of Seriola zonata
1. Noun. Fish having the habit of following ships; found in North American and South American coastal waters.
Generic synonyms: Jack
Group relationships: Genus Seriola, Seriola
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Literary usage of Seriola zonata
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1. Reports of the North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1907)
"This species is closely related to Seriola zonata and has been regarded by recent writers as a variety of that species; it is a much more elongate form, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1913)
"Seriola zonata (Mitchill). ... Smith writes: "This species is closely related to Seriola zonata ami has l>ecn regarded by recent writers as a variety of ..."
3. American Fishes: A Popular Treatise Upon the Game and Food Fishes of North by George Brown Goode, Theodore Gill (1903)
"Seriola zonata carolinensis: Rudder-fish; Jack-fish of Carolina; Amber-fish. (Seriola carolinensis, p. 233 ; Seriola zonata, p. 234. ..."
4. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"Seriola zonata is the rudder- fish, or shark's pilot, common on our New England coast. The banded young, abundant off Cape Cod, lose their marks with age. ..."