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What fish is croaker similar to?

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The Atlantic croaker (Micropogonias undulatus) is a species of marine ray-finned fish belonging to the family Sciaenidae and is closely related to the black drum (Pogonias cromis), the silver perch (Bairdiella chrysoura), the spot croaker (Leiostomus xanthurus), the red drum (Sciaenops ocellatus), the spotted seatrout ...

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    In particular, the Coleoidea subclass (cuttlefish, squid, and octopuses) is thought to be the most intelligent invertebrates and an important example of advanced cognitive evolution in animals, though nautilus intelligence is also a subject of growing interest among zoologists.

  • Is mackerel hot or cold smoked?

    Basically fish that is hot smoked requires no further cooking and is ready to eat whilst cold smoked fish is still a raw product (the smoked salmon that is familiar to all is a hybrid as we will explain). The most popular hot smoked fish is Smoked Mackerel, a fish that seems to be perfect for smoking.

  • What are the two major categories of fish?

    Scientists classify fish into two major groups: the jawless (Agnatha) fishes and the jawed (Gnathastomata) fishes.

  • How do u know when salmon is cooked?

    Salmon will change from translucent (red or raw) to opaque (pink) as it cooks. After 6-8 minutes of cooking, check for doneness, by taking a sharp knife to peek into the thickest part. If the meat is beginning to flake, but still has a little translucency in the middle, it is done. It should not however, look raw.

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  • Do loaches eat dead fish?

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  • What does fish oil do for pregnancy?

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  • Can hagfish kill you?

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    • pH level range: 6.4 to 8.0, ideal range: 6.8 to 7.5.
    • Temperature range: 65° to 80° F.
    • Water type: kH 0-10; gH 4-14; TDS 80-200.
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    Another traditional method of fish preservation involves dry-salting, which is exactly what it sounds like. After cleaning the fish, you lay them in a dry basket and cover them with salt. Use about one-third of the weight of the fish in salt. Cover the basket and let it sit for 9-10 days.

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