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Scientific Name: Merluccius productus

Acceptable Market Name(s): Whiting, North Pacific or Whiting, Pacific (*)
Regulation: 21 CFR 102.46
Common Name: Pacific Whiting
Scientific Name: Merluccius productus
ITIS TSN (see note below): TSN 164792
Vernacular Name(s) (See note below.*): California Hake

* Note: The Vernacular Name(s) (if any listed above) are for CROSS REFERENCE ONLY, and generally not acceptable
for product labeling in interstate commerce. Their use may result in seafood misbranding.

# Note: The Taxonomic Serial Number (TSN) link (if available) provides access to taxonomic information for this species
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