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Regulatory Fish Encyclopedia
This site includes the FDA Seafood List-a searchable compendium of more than 1500 species of finfish and shellfish important in the U.S. It includes approved market names, common names, scientific names, and vernacular (local) names.

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Seafood Watch Program
The Seafood Watch Chart summarizes information about each fishery species and tells you more about why some seafood products are recommended but not others.

The BRIDGE Fisheries Page
Several educational links with information and lessons on commercial seafood species are listed here.

NOAA Fishwatch
Comprehensive site with species fact sheets, information on health, sustaninability and fisheries research.

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The BRIDGE Bony Fish Page
Several educational links with information and lessons on bony fish are listed here.

FishBase Fish Finder
Enter the scientific or common name for almost any fish species to find basic taxonomic information, and a list of common names and uses.


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The BRIDGE Molluscs Page
Several educational links with information and lessons on molluscs (including clams, squid, oysters, etc.) are listed here.

The BRIDGE Crustaceans Page
Several educational links with information and lessons on crustaceans (including crabs, lobster, shrimp, etc.) are listed here.

Shellfish Related Web Resources
This page includes a list of shellfish web resources.


Virginia Sea Grant • Virginia Institute of Marine Science
P.O. Box 1346 • Gloucester Point, VA 23062 • 804-684-7164 • 804-684-7161 (fax)

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