All "Good Alternative" Seafood

Seafood Market Names Sushi Names Where Method
Abalone (Sea Ranched)

Abulon, Aulone, Red Abalone, Green Abalone, Pink Abalone

Awabi

Worldwide

Sea ranched

Albacore Tuna

Canned White Tuna, Longfin Tunny

Tombo,Shiro maguro

Hawaii (North Pacific), US Atlantic

Wild, Longline

Atlantic Halibut

Halibut

Hirame

Canada

Farmed in closed, recirculating systems

Bigeye Tuna

Ahi, Po'onui

Maguro

Atlantic, Western Central Pacific, Eastern Pacific, Indian Ocean

Wild, Troll/pole

Black drum

Drum, Drumfish, Sea Drum, Striped Drum, Tambor

n/a

U.S.Gulf of Mexico

Wild, trotline

Blue Marlin

Pacific blue marlin, Atlantic blue marlin, Indo-Pacific blue marlin, black spearfish, A’u

n/a

U.S. - Hawaii

Wild, pole and line and handlines, pelagic longlines, and purse seines

Calico Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Chinook Salmon

Chinook, King

Sake/Ikura (roe)

US- CA, OR, WA (excluding Puget Sound)

Wild, troll

Clam (ocean quahog)

Quahag, Black Clam

n/a

U.S.

Wild, hydraulic clam dredges

Common Octopus

Common Octopus

Tako,Madako

Spain

Wild, pot, bottom trawl

Golden Tilefish

Rainbow Tilefish, Golden Snapper, Colorful Tilefish

n/a

Mid-Atlantic - U.S.

Wild, bottom longline, handline

Gopher Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Grass Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- OR, CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Greenland Halibut

Greenland Halibut, Hirame

Hirame

Canada - Pacific, U.S. - Pacific

Wild, bottom trawl, midwater trawl, bottom longline

Hawaiian Deep 7 bottomfish: Hawaiian Grouper, Hawaiian pink snapper, Hawaiian red snapper, Hawaiian ruby snapper, Kalekale snapper, Oblique-banded snapper, Rusty Jobfish

Hawaiian Grouper, Hawaiian pink snapper (opakapaka), Hawaiian red snapper (ehu), Hawaiian ruby snapper (onaga), Kalekale snapper, Oblique-banded snapper (gindai), Rusty Jobfish (lehi)

Tai

US- Hawaii

Wild- handline

Lake Herring

Northern Cisco, Tullibee

n/a

U.S. - Lake Superior

Wild, gillnet

Longtail Tuna

Light tuna, tongol, tuna, oriental bonito

Western Central Pacific – Malaysia, Thailand

Wild: Unassociated purse seine

Market Squid

Ika

U.S.-California

Purse Seine

New Zealand Snapper

New Zealand tai snapper, tamure, porgy, sea bream, cockney, squire, squire fish, pinky, snapper, red bream

Tai

New Zealand - Marlborough/Tasman (SNA7)

Wild, bottom gillnet, beach seine, bottom longline, bottom trawl, danish seine

Pacific Cod

Pacific cod, Grey cod, True cod

n/a

British Columbia

Wild, trawl

Pacific Cod

Pacific cod, Grey cod, True cod

n/a

U.S.- WA, OR, CA

Wild, trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Arrowtooth flounder)

Turbot

Hirame

Canada- British Columbia

Wild, Bottom Trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Greenland turbot)

n/a

Hirame

U.S.- Alaska

Wild, Bottom Trawl, Bottom Longline

Pacific Sanddab

Mottled sanddab, Soft flounder, Melgrim

n/a

British Columbia, U.S (Pacific)

Wild, bottom trawl, midwater trawl, bottom longline

Pacific White Shrimp

White Shrimp

Ebi

Honduras

Farmed - Coastal Ponds

Rainbow Smelt

American Smelt, Leefish, Freshwater Smelt, Frost Fish

Lake Superior (Canadian, Michigan, Wisconsin waters)

Wild, gillnet

Red King Crab

Alaska king crab, Red king crab, Golden king crab, Blue king crab, Golden king crab

Kani

U.S. - AK - Bristol Bay

Wild, pot/trap

Red Porgy

Pink porgy, Pinky, Rose porgy, Strawberry porgy

Tai

U.S. - GOM/S. Atlantic

Wild, vertical hook and line (handline)

Red Rock Crab

Red Rock Crab, Rock Crab

Kani

U.S. (OR, CA)

Wild- pot, crab ring

Red Snapper

Mule Sow, Rat, Tai, American Red Snapper, Northern Red Snapper

Tai

US- Gulf of Mexico

Wild, Vertical Line

Ridgeback shrimp

Ridgeback shrimp

Ebi

US- California

Wild, bottom trawl

Rougheye Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - Alaska

Wild, Bottom Trawl

Round Whitefish

Menominee Whitefish, Pilot Fish, Frost Fish, Round-fish

n/a

Lake Huron, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan

Wild, trap net, gillnet

Sablefish/Black Cod

Skilfish, Skil, Coalfish, Sable, Black cod, Gindara

Gindara

U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Bottom Longline, Trawl

Sharks

Mako, thresher, shark

n/a

US - California, Hawaii

Wild, bottom longline, bottom gillnet , bottom trawl

Shortfin Squid

Summer squid

Ika

U.S. - Mid-Atlantic

Wild, otter trawl

Skipjack Tuna

Aku, Aku jerky, Canned light tuna, Arctic bonito, mushmouth, ocean bonito, skipjack, skippy, striped bonito, striped tuna, victor fish, watermelon, tonno

Katsuo,Bonito

Western and Central Pacific, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean

Wild, Troll/pole

Sockeye Salmon

Sockeye

Sake/Ikura (roe)

U.S. - WA, OR

Wild, drift gillnet, purse seine

Southern Flounder

n/a

U.S. - GOM

Wild, pound nets, gigs; incidental catch from shrimp trawls

Spot Prawn

Spot prawn, spot shrimp

Amaebi

US- Washington, California

Wild, trap

Striped Bass

Striper, Rockfish, Linesider, Roller, Squidhound, Greenhead

Suzuki

U.S. - Atlantic

Wild, hook and line,pound nets, gillnets, haul seines, trawls

Stripetail Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Swordfish

Broadbill, Emperador, Espada

Mekajiki,Kajiki-Maguro

California

Wild, drift gillnet

Swordfish

Broadbill, Emperador, Espada

Mekajiki,Kajiki-Maguro

Indian Ocean, Western and Central Pacific, South Atlantic, Southwest Pacific, Northwest Pacific

Wild, harpoon or handline

Tilapia

Nile tilapia, Mozambique tilapia, Blue tilapia, St. Peters fish

Izumidai

Taiwan

Farmed, ponds

Vermilion Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Yellowtail Snapper

Snapper

n/a

US- Gulf of Mexico/South Atlantic

Wild, Vertical Line

Snapper, Grey

Green Jobfish, Blue-Green Snapper, Uku

Tai

US- Hawaii

Wild, handline, troll/pole

Acadian Redfish

Ocean perch

n/a

U.S. Atlantic

Wild, bottom trawl

Alaska Pollock (walleye)

Walleye pollock, Alaska pollock

Surimi (Imitation Crab)

U.S. - AK

Wild, midwater trawl

Albacore Tuna

Canned White Tuna, Longfin Tunny

Tombo,Shiro maguro

North Atlantic

Wild, Purse Seine (Unassociated)

American/Maine Lobster

Atlantic lobster, American Lobster, Maine Lobster

n/a

Canada - Atlantic, U.S. - Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank

Wild, lobster pot

Atlantic Croaker

Corbina, Corvina, Crocus, Grumbler, Hardhead

n/a

U.S. Atlantic

Wild, bottom trawl, bottom gillnet, pound net

Atlantic Pollock

Boston bluefish, blue cod, blue snapper, saithe, coalfish, coley

n/a

US- Atlantic

Wild, bottom gillnet, bottom trawl

Atlantic Salmon (Maine)

Atlantic salmon

Sake/Ikura (roe)

Maine

Farmed, open net pen

Barramundi

Barra, Silver barramundi, Giant perch, Asian seabass, Seabass, Giant seabass, White seabass, Twofin seabass, Blind seabass, Two finned seabass, Giant palmer, Narifish, Kokop putih, Bekti apahap, Palakapon, Nokogirihata

Akame

Australia

Farmed, closed recirculating

Black and yellow Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - CA

Wild, hook and line (other than longline), bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Black Rockfish

Black Bass, Black Rock Cod, Black Snapper, Sea Bass

n/a

U.S. - Alaska

Wild, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Blackfin Tuna

Atlantic blackfin tuna, deep-bodied tunny

n/a

Atlantic

Wild, handline, troll/pole

Bluefish

Blue, chopper, elf, fatback, greenfish, Hatteras blue, horse mackerel, rock salmon, skipjack, slammer, snap mackerel, taylor

n/a

U.S. -- East Coast

Wild, bottom gillnet, bottom trawl

Bocaccio Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada, U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Bottom Longline, Trawl

Brown Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Handline

California two-spot Octopus

California Two-spot Octopus

Tako

Gulf of CA

Wild, traps, diver-caught, hand-caught

Chilean Seabass

Patagonian toothfish, Chilean seabass, Toothfish, Antarctic cod, Black hake, Antarctic blenny, Patagonian blenny, Icefish

n/a

South Georgia, Antarctic- Ross Sea, Kerguelen Islands

Wild, bottom longline

Chinook Salmon

Chinook. King

Sake/Ikura (roe)

U.S.-WA (Columbia and Coastal Rivers)

Wild, drift gillnet

Coho Salmon

Coho Salmon

Sake/Ikura (roe)

Canada - British Columbia, All regions except South Coast

Wild, drift gillnet, purse seine, troll

Coonstripe Shrimp

Coonstripe shrimp, dock shrimp

Ebi

US- California

Wild, trap

Day Octopus

Hawaiian Octopus, He'e, He'e Mauli

Tako

U.S. - Hawaii

Wild, Handline, Spear

Dungeness Crab

Dungeness crab

Kani

Canada, U.S. (CA, WA, AK)

Wild, pot/trap

European Anchovy

Anchovy

n/a

Adriatic Sea

Wild, purse seine

European Plaice

Fluke, Hen Fish, Plaice, Plaice-fluke

n/a

Iceland

Wild, Danish seine, bottom trawl, bottom longline, bottom gillnet

Florida Spiny Lobster

Caribbean Spiny Lobster, Red Lobster, Warmwater Lobster

n/a

U.S.- Florida

Traps

Giant Freshwater Prawn

Freshwater Shrimp, Freshwater Prawn, Giant Malaysian Prawn, Giant River Prawn

Asia

Farmed - Ponds

Giant Trevally

Butaguchi, Ulua, White Ulua

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, handline

Golden King Crab

Alaska king crab, Red king crab, Golden king crab, Blue king crab, Golden king crab

Kani

U.S. - AK - Aleutian Islands

Wild, pot/trap

Greenstriped Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Harlequin Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Hubb Octopus

Hubb Octopus

Tako

Gulf of California

Wild, traps, diver-caught, hand-caught

Humboldt Squid

Jumbo Squid

Aki

Mexico

Wild, jig

Kuahonu Crab

Spanner Crab, Frog Crab

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, crab net rings, traps

Lake Whitefish

Sault Whitefish, Whitefish, Gizzard Fish, Grande Coregone

n/a

Erie, Ontario, Huron, Michigan and Superior (Michigan and Canadian Waters)

Wild, gillnet

Lingcod

Blue cod, Bluefish, Bacalao, Buffalo, Buffalo cod, Card, cod, Codfish, Cultus, Cultus cod, Dragonfish, Green cod, Greenling, Greenlinger, Kin mustu (Japan), Leopard cod, Ling, Lingcod, Pacific cultus, Skilfish, Steamer cod, Testoni, White cod

n/a

Canada-B.C.

Wild, Longline, Trawl

Lingcod

Blue cod, Bluefish, Bacalao, Buffalo, Buffalo cod, Card, cod, Codfish, Cultus, Cultus cod, Dragonfish, Green cod, Greenling, Greenlinger, Kin mustu (Japan), Leopard cod, Ling, Lingcod, Pacific cultus, Skilfish, Steamer cod, Testoni, White cod

U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Handline

Longfin Squid

Boned squid, Boston squid, Common squid, Winter squid

Ika

U.S. - Mid-Atlantic

Wild, otter trawl

Longspine Thornyhead

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

Tai

British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Mahi Mahi/Dolphinfish

Dolphinfish, Dorado, Wahoo

n/a

U.S. - Hawaii

Wild, troll

Mahi Mahi/Dolphinfish

Dolphinfish, Dorado

n/a

Ecuador

Wild, Longline

Market Squid

Squid, market squid, calamari, opal squid, opalescent inshore squid

Ika

U.S. - CA

Wild, purse seine

Mexican Bay Scallop (Catarina)

Magdalena Bay, Baja California Sur, Mexico

Hotate

Mexico - Magdalena Bay, Baja California Sur

Wild, diver caught

Monchong Pomfrets

Lustrous Pomfret, Monchong, Sickle Pomfret

n/a

U.S. - Hawaii

Wild, pelagic longline, handline

Monkfish/Goosefish & Monkfish liver

Goosefish, Monkfish, Anglerfish, Angerl, Allmouth, Lotte (Europe), Molligut, Bellyfish, Lawyerfish, Fishing frog

Anikimo

U.S. - Atlantic

Wild, otter trawl, sink gill net, and scallop dredge

New Zealand Snapper

New Zealand tai snapper, tamure, porgy, sea bream, cockney, squire, squire fish, pinky, snapper, red bream

Tai

New Zealand - East Northland/Hauraki Gulf/Bay of Plenty (SNA1), East Coast North Island (SNA2), West Coast North Island (SNA8)

Wild, bottom gillnet, beach seine, bottom longline

Opah

Moonfish

n/a

U.S. - Hawaii

Wild, longline

Pacific Flatfishes (Petrale sole)

Brill, California sole, Roundnosed sole

Hirame

Canada-British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Rock sole)

Alaskan flounder

Hirame

Canada-British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Pacific Ocean Perch

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, trawl

Pacific Ocean Perch

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Pacific White Shrimp

Pacific White Shrimp, West Coast White Shrimp

Ebi

Thailand

Farmed - Infrequent Exchange

Pacific White Shrimp

Pacific White Shrimp, West Coast White Shrimp

Ebi

Equador

Farmed - Coastal Ponds

Pink Shrimp

Pink shrimp, cocktail shrimp

Ebi

US- California, Washington

Wild, bottom trawl

Puget Sound Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Quillback Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Bottom Longline, Jig, Troll

Red Octopus

Red Octopus

Tako

Gulf of CA

Wild, traps, diver-caught, hand-caught

Rougheye Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Bottom Trawl

Salmon (Sockeye, Late-Run)

Pink Salmon, Sockeye Salmon

Sake/Ikura (roe)

US- WA (Lummi Island/San Juan Island)

Reefnet

Scup

Porgy, Scup

n/a

U.S. - Atlantic

Wild, otter trawl, floating trap, pot/trap

Sea Scallops

Giant Scallop

Hotate

U.S. - Northeast

Wild, dredge, otter trawl

Sharpchin Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Shortspine Thornyhead

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

Tai

U.S.-Alaska

Wild, Trawl

Silk Snapper

Silky Snapper, Yellow-eyed Snapper

Tai

Caribbean, U.S.- GOM, South Atlantic

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, trap, pot

Skipjack Tuna

Aku, Aku jerky, Canned light tuna, Arctic bonito, mushmouth, ocean bonito, skipjack, skippy, striped bonito, striped tuna, victor fish, watermelon, tonno

Katsuo,Bonito

Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Eastern Pacific, Western Central Pacific

Wild, Unassociated purse seine

Skipjack Tuna

Aku, Aku jerky, Canned light tuna, Arctic bonito, mushmouth, ocean bonito, skipjack, skippy, striped bonito, striped tuna, victor fish, watermelon, tonno

Katsuo,Bonito

Eastern Pacific

Wild, Dolphin Set Purse Seine

Snapper, Red

Mule Sow, Rat, Tai, American Red Snapper, Northern Red Snapper

Tai

US - Gulf of Mexico

All gear types

Snow Crab

Snow crab, Alaska snow crab, Tanner crab, Queen crab, Spider crab

Kani

Canada - Eastern Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador

Wild, pot/trap

Spotted Seatrout

Speckled Seatrout, Spotted Weakfish

n/a

US - Mississippi, North Carolina, Virginia

Wild, hook and line, drift gillnet, seine net, cast net, pound net

Summer Flounder

Flounder, Fluke

Hirame

US- Atlantic

Bottom trawl

Swordfish

Broadbill, Emperador, Espada

Mekajiki,Kajiki-Maguro

U.S.

Wild, longline

Tilapia

Nile tilapia, Mozambique tilapia, Blue tilapia, St. Peters fish

Izumidai

China

Farmed, ponds

Tilapia

Saint Peter fish and Izumidai

Indonesia, Mexico

Farmed: Net pens

Tongol Tuna

Tongol tuna, Longtail tuna, Oriental bonito, Chunk light tuna (canned)

n/a

Indonesia, Thailand, Iran

Wild, handline, troll/pole

Vermillion Snapper

Beeliners, Night Snappers

n/a

US- Gulf of Mexico/South Atlantic

Wild, Vertical Line

Wahoo

Ono, Pacific Kingfish, Ocean Barracuda

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, troll, longline

Wahoo

Ono, Pacific Kingfish, Ocean Barracuda

n/a

U.S. -- Gulf of Mexico, South Atlantic

Wild, hook and line, pelagic longline

Walleye

D'or, Yellow Pike, Yellow Pickerel

n/a

Great Lakes (U.S. and Canada)

Wild, gillnet

Warmwater Shrimp

Brown Shrimp, Pink Shrimp, Rock Shrimp, Royal Red Shrimp, Seabob Shrimp, White Shrimp

Ebi

US- Gulf of Mexico

Wild, Otter Trawl

Warmwater Shrimp

Brown Shrimp, Pink Shrimp, Rock Shrimp, Royal Red Shrimp, Seabob Shrimp, White Shrimp

Ebi

Florida

Wild, skimmer trawl

Winter Flounder

Blackback Flounder, Flounder, Georges Bank Flounder, Lemon Sole, Sole

Karei

US- Atlantic

Wild, bottom trawl, gillnet

Yelloweye Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Longline, Jig, Troll (Inside)

Yellowfin Tuna

Ahi, Ahi Tuna

Maguro,Toro

Atlantic, Western Central Pacific, Eastern Pacific, Indian Ocean

Wild, Troll/pole

Yellowmouth Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada- British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Yellowtail Flounder

Flounder, Rusty Dab, Sand Dab

Hirame

US- Southern New England, Mid-Atlantic

Wild, bottom trawl

Yellowtail Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Jig, Longline, Troll (Inside)

Alfonsio

Beryzx, Red bream, Golden eye perch

n/a

New Zealand

Wild, Midwater Trawl

American Plaice

Dab, Hirame

n/a

U.S. - Atlantic - Northeast

Wild, bottom trawl

Atlantic Herring

Sardines, Sardinellas, Brisling, Sprats, Pilchards, Herrings

n/a

U.S. -- Northeast

Wild, purse seine, midwater trawl

Atlantic Pollock

Boston bluefish, blue cod, blue snapper, saithe, coalfish, coley

n/a

Canada - Maritimes

Wild, gillnet, bottom longline

Aurora Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Big Skate

Imitation scallops, Raja fish, Skate

British Columbia

Wild, Longline, Bottom Trawl

Bigeye Tuna

Ahi, Po'onui

Maguro

Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean

Wild, unassociated purse seine

Black and Red Grouper

Mero, Sea Bass

n/a

U.S. - GOM

Wild, black sea bass pot, vertical line (handline, hydraulic, or electric), bottom longline, and spear fishing

Black Jack (Giant Trevally)

Butaguchi, Ulua, White Ulua

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, handline

Bluenose

Antarctic butterfish, bluenose seabass, Antarctic cutlerfish, bluenose, stone eye, blue bream, blue-eye trevalla, bluenose warehou, trevalla, bonita, big-eye, blue eye cod, Griffins silverfish, deep-sea trevalla, deep sea trevally, sea trevally

n/a

Australia, New Zealand

Wild, bottom trawl, midwater trawl, setline

Calico Scallop

Chilean Scallop, Fan Scallop, Peruvian Calico Scallop

Hotate

Peru - Sechura Bay

Wild, dive-caught

California Halibut

Chicken Halibut, Monterey Halibut, Southern Halibut, Hirame

Hirame

U.S. - CA

Bottom trawl, set gillnet

California Spiny Lobster

Spiny lobster, Rock lobster, Warmwater lobster, Florida spiny lobster, Caribbean spiny lobster, Crawfish

n/a

U.S. - California

Wild, traps

California Yellowtail

Amberjack, Hiramasa, Yellowtail Jack

Hamachi

US- California

Wild, drift gillnet, bottom gillnet

Canary Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Capelin Roe

Smelt, Sparling, Smelt roe

Masago

Canada

Wild, purse seine, trap net

Carribbean Spiny Lobster

Spiny lobster, Rock lobster, Warmwater lobster, Florida spiny lobster, Caribbean spiny lobster, Crawfish

n/a

Bahamas

Wild, traps and casitas

Caviar (sturgeon)

Beluga Caviar, Osetra Caviar, Sevruga Caviar

n/a

U.S., lower columbia river

Wild, drag seines, nets (hoop, fiddler, trammel, barrel and gill), slat traps, and lines (limb, set, bank, jug, trot and snag)

China Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada -- Outside Juan de Fuca Strait, U.S. -- WA, OR, CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

China Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

China Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada -- Inside Juan de Fuca Strait

Wild, hook and line (other than longline), bottom longline, midwater trawl

Chinook Salmon

Chinook. King

Sake/Ikura (roe)

Canada - British Columbia, All regions except South Coast

Wild, drift gillnet, purse seine, troll

Chum Salmon

Chum, keta

Sake/Ikura (roe)

WA-Puget Sound

Wild, drift gillnet, purse seine

Clam (Atlantic surfclam)

Golden Neck clams

U.S.

Wild, hydraulic clam dredges

Cobia

Ling, lemonfish, black salmon, black kingfish, sargeantfish, crab-eater

n/a

US- Gulf of Mexico

Wild- bottom longline

Coho Salmon

Coho, Silver

Sake/Ikura (roe)

WA-Puget Sound; WA-coastal rivers(gillnet); North of Cape Falcon (troll)

Wild

Crayfish

Crawfish, Crawdad, Mudbug

n/a

US- Louisiana

Wild, trap

Darkblotched Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Giant Pacific Octopus

Octopus

Tako

Canada North British Columbia

Pot

Greater amberjack

Amberjack, Kanpachi, Madregal,Yellowtail

kanpachi

U.S. - South Atlantic

Wild, handline

Greenstriped Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada, U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, Trawl

Haddock

Scrod

n/a

US - Georges Bank

Wild, handline, bottom trawl

Hake (Silver, Red and Offshore)

Ling Hake, Squirrel Hake, Whiting

n/a

U.S. - Northeast

Wild, otter trawl

Imitation crab

Imitation Crab, Surimi, Imitation Lobster, Imitation King Crab, Fish Cakes

Kanikama

U.S. - AK

Wild, midwater trawl

Jumbo Squid

Jumbo flying squid, Humboldt squid, Giant squid, Red devils

Ika

Gulf of CA

Wild, jig

Kelp Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Kona Crab

Spanner Crab, Frog Crab

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, crab net rings, traps

Lake Trout

Laker, Namaycush, Togue, Mackinaw, Char, Salmon Trout

n/a

Lake Superior (Canada and Michigan), Lake Huron, Lake Michigan

Wild, trap net, gillnet

Mussels, Blue

Bay Mussels, Common Mussels, Edible Mussels, Mussels, Sea Mussels

U.S. North Atlantic

Wild, Dredge, Rakes

Night Octopus

He'e, He'e Puloa, Ornate Octopus

Tako

US- Hawaii

Wild, Handline, Spear

Olive Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- OR, CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Dover sole)

Slime sole, Slippery sole, Shortfinned sole

Hirame

British Columbia, U.S.- Pacific

Wild, Trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (English sole)

California sole, Lemon sole, Pointed nose sole

Hirame

Canada-British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Rex sole)

Long-finned sold, witch sole

Hirame

Canada-British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Pacific Flatfishes (Starry flounder)

Flounder

Hirame

British Columbia, U.S.- Pacific

Wild, bottom trawl, midwater trawl, bottom longline

Pacific White Shrimp

Pacific White Shrimp

Ebi

U.S.

Farmed, coastal or open water exchanging system

Pink Shrimp

Pink shrimp, coldwater shrimp, cocktail shrimp

Ebi

British Columbia

Wild, bottom trawl

Rosethorn Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Sablefish/Black Cod

Skilfish, Skil, Coalfish, Sable, Black cod, Gindara

Gindara

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, bottom longline, pot

Samoan Crab

n/a

Hawaii

Wild, crab net rings, traps

Sea Scallops

Giant Scallop

Hotate

Canada - Atlantic

Wild, dredge

Sea Urchin (Red)

Red Sea Urchin

Uni

U.S. - CA

Wild, dive-caught, hand-caught

Shortbelly Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl

Shortbill Spearfish

Hebi, Shortnose Spearfish

n/a

U.S. -- Hawaii

Wild, pole and line and handlines, pelagic longlines, purse seines

Shortraker Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. - Alaska

Wild, BottomTrawl

Sidestripe Shrimp

Sidestripe shrimp, cocktail shrimp, northern shrimp

Ebi

British Columbia

Wild, bottom trawl

Silvergrey Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada - British Columbia

Wild, Trawl

Skipjack Tuna

Aku, Aku jerky, Canned light tuna, Arctic bonito, mushmouth, ocean bonito, skipjack, skippy, striped bonito, striped tuna, victor fish, watermelon, tonno

Katsuo,Bonito

U.S. North Atlantic

Wild, Greenstick

Skipjack Tuna

Aku, Aku jerky, Canned light tuna, Arctic bonito, mushmouth, ocean bonito, skipjack, skippy, striped bonito, striped tuna, victor fish, watermelon, tonno

Katsuo,Bonito

Hawaii

Wild, Longline

Snapper (Vermillion, Yellowtail)

Beeliners, Night Snappers, Snapper

Tai

U.S. - Gulf of Mexico, South Atlantic

All gear types

Southern King Crab

King Crab, Southern Red King Crab, Centolla

Kani

Argentina

Wild, pot/trap

Spiny Dogfish

Dogfish

n/a

British Columbia

Wild, bottom longline

Splitnose Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

U.S. -- Alaska

Wild, jig, bottom longline

Squid

Calamari, Argentine Shortfin Squid, Japanese Flying Squid

Ika

Imported - Northwest and Western Central Pacific, Southwest Atlantic

Wild, jig, seine, mid-water trawl

Tongol Tuna

Tongol tuna, Longtail tuna, Oriental bonito, Chunk light tuna (canned)

n/a

Malaysia

Wild, handline, troll/pole, drift gillnet, Floating object purse seine

Wahoo

Ono, Ocean Barracuda, Pacific Kingfish

n/a

Hawaii, US Atlantic

Wild, Troll, Pole

Warmwater Shrimp

Brown Shrimp, Pink Shrimp, Rock Shrimp, Royal Red Shrimp, Seabob Shrimp, White Shrimp

Ebi

Louisiana

Wild- Bottom otter trawl

White Seabass

King Croaker, Weakfish, Seatrout

n/a

U.S.

Wild, drift gillnet, set gillnet

White Sturgeon

Columbia, Sacramento, Oregon & Pacific Sturgeon

n/a

US- lower Columbia River

Wild,drift gillnet

Windowpane Flounder

Flounder, fluke

Hirame

US- Southern New England, Mid-Atlantic

Bottom trawl

Yellowfin Tuna

Ahi, Ahi Tuna

Maguro,Toro

Hawaii (Western and Eastern Central Pacific)

Wild, Longline

Yellowfin Tuna

Ahi, Ahi Tuna

Maguro,Toro

Atlantic Ocean, Eastern Pacific, Western Central Pacific, Indian Ocean

Wild, Unassociated purse seine

Atlantic mackerel

Boston Mackerel, mackerel

Saba

U.S.

Wild, midwater trawl

Bigeye Tuna

Ahi, Po'onui

Maguro

U.S. Atlantic, Hawaii Eastern Central Pacific

Wild, Longline

Black Rockfish

Black Bass, Black Rock Cod, Black Snapper, Sea Bass

n/a

Canada - Outside Juan de Fuca Strait, U.S. - WA, OR, CA

Wild, bottom longline, bottom trawl

Blue Crab

Hardshell crab, Softshell crab, Blue-claw crab, Blue swimming crab.

Kani

U.S.

Wild, pot/trap

Blue King Crab

Alaska king crab, Red king crab, Golden king crab, Blue king crab, Golden king crab

Kani

US - Alaska

Wild, pot/trap

Puget Sound Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada -- Outside Juan de Fuca Strait, U.S. -- WA, OR, CA

Wild, hook and line, bottom longline, midwater trawl, bottom trawl

Puget Sound Rockfish

Rock Cod, Pacific Snapper, Red Snapper, Pacific Ocean Perch

n/a

Canada -- Inside Juan de Fuca Strait

Wild, hook and line (other than longline), bottom longline, midwater trawl

Yellow Perch

Lake Perch, Ned, Yellow Ned, Redfin, Ringed, Raccoon Perch

n/a

Lakes Huron, Michigan, Ontario Superior

Wild, gillnet, trapnet

Yellow Rock Crab

Yellow Rock Crab, Rock Crab

Kani

U.S. (CA)

Wild- pot