Acipenser transmontanus


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Noun1.Acipenser transmontanus - food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North AmericaAcipenser transmontanus - food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America
sturgeon - large primitive fishes valued for their flesh and roe; widely distributed in the North Temperate Zone
Acipenser, genus Acipenser - type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons
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28% in red drum, Sciaenopso cellatus (Boren and Gatlin, 1995); while higher levels of threonine in the dietary protein have been reported for white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus, 3.
There was a comparatively small increase in size after that, similar to the growth scenario for the white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus (Brennan & Cailliet 1989).
The white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus (Richardson 1836), is an anadromous fish that lives primarily in freshwater or estuaries, and infrequently meanders in the ocean.
1993) reported the effects of feeding rate and water temperature on the growth performance in juvenile white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus.