Coregonus


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Noun1.Coregonus - type genus of the Coregonidae: whitefishesCoregonus - type genus of the Coregonidae: whitefishes
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Coregonidae, family Coregonidae - soft-finned fishes comprising the freshwater whitefishes; formerly included in the family Salmonidae
Coregonus clupeaformis, lake whitefish - found in the Great Lakes and north to Alaska
Coregonus artedi, lake herring, cisco - important food fish of cold deep lakes of North America
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Adfluvial behavior has also been reported anecdotally for Cisco in small Wisconsin lakes in the Great Lakes basin (Cahn, 1927) and documented in Eurasian populations of other Coregonus species (Naesje et al, 1986; Bronte et al, 1999).
2004) studied the gill raker morphology and feeding ecology of two morphs of the European whitefish Coregonus lavaretus (Salmoniformes: Salmonidae: Coregoninae).
A comparison of otolith and scale ages for western Labrador lake whitefish, Coregonus clupeaformis.
Elevated water temperature impairs fertilization and embryonic development of whitefish Coregonus lavaretus.
2002) who observed variations in the condition factor of adult Coregonus clupeaformis (lake whitefish) as a result of dietary nickel exposure and concluded that condition factor values were remained unaffected by the metal's exposure.
Reiner Eckmann and Ursula Gaedke, 'Effects of Climatic and Density-Dependent Factors on Year Class Strength of Coregonus lavaretus in Lake Constance', Canadian Journal for Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 45 (1988): 1088-93.
and Saprolegnia salmonis from eggs of Coregonus lavaretus holsatus.
A gene duplication of human MARCH5 has been found in the Oncorhynchus mykiss (rainbow trout), Coregonus maraena (whitefish), and zebrafish genomes.
Reproductive roles predicts sexual dimorphism in internal and external morphology of Lake Whitefish, Coregonus claupeaformis.
Clinal variation at microsatellite loci reveals historical secondary intergradation between glacial races of Coregonus artedi (Teleostei: Coregoninae).
Trophic Transfer Efficiency of Mercury to Lake Whitefish Coregonus clupeaformis from its Prey.