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Related to Cyclopterus: Cyclopteridae
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Noun1.Cyclopterus - type genus of the Cyclopteridae: lumpfishesCyclopterus - type genus of the Cyclopteridae: lumpfishes
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Cyclopterus lumpus, lumpfish - clumsy soft thick-bodied northern Atlantic fish with pelvic fins fused into a sucker; edible roe used for caviar
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dahlii was limited to its principal host, the lumpfish Cyclopterus lumpus (Woo, 1987).
The genus Cyclopterus is represented by just one species, the lumpsucker Cyclopterus lumpus Linnaeus, 1758, while the genus Liparis contains 71 species considered valid by Chemova (2008), including the one studied here, the sea snail Liparis liparis (Linnaeus, 1766).
y trucha arco iris Oncorhynchus mykiss, Lumpo Cyclopterus lumpus, gato de rio Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque, salmon Atlantico Salmo salar L.
But thousands of little lumpsuckers - Cyclopterus lumpus - hatched out and are now being cared for at the Weymouth Sea Life Centre in Dorset.
Ringed seal Phoca hispida Harp seal Pagophilus groenlandicus Fin whale Balaenoptera physalus Minke whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata Narwhal Monodon monoceros Beluga Delphinapterus leucas Harbour porpoise Phocoena phocoena Greenland halibut Reinhardtius hippoglossoides Atlantic cod Gadus morhua Greenland cod Gadus ogac Arctic char Salvelinus alpinus Atlantic Salmon Salmo salar Lumpfish Cyclopterus lumpus Redfish Sebastes marinus Catfish Anarhichas lupus/minor Capelin Mallotus villosus Brunnich's guillemot Uria lomvia Common eider Somateria mollissima Black guillemot Cepphus grylle Little auk Alle alle Caribou Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus Muskox Ovibos moschatus Mean food preference ratings of 1580 Greenland Inuitin 1993-94, showing comparisons of two age groups (18-24v.