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Noun1.Esox - type and only genus of the family EsocidaeEsox - type and only genus of the family Esocidae
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Esocidae, family Esocidae - pikes; pickerels; muskellunges
pike - any of several elongate long-snouted freshwater game and food fishes widely distributed in cooler parts of the northern hemisphere
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We collected several top predators near Site 4, including largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides and northern pike Esox lucius, that were not collected elsewhere in the basin.
Sex determination techniques by using external urogenital morphology have been developed for some of the mesothermal (coolwater) teleosts, including members of the ecosid family such as northern pikes Esox lucius and muskellunge E.
Investigation of genetic diversity by microsatellite have been described within genes of a variety of fish species, including Caspian Sea Cyprinus carpio [29], Catla catla [1], Esox lucius [12], Oncorhynchus masou [11] and Caspian Sea Salmo trutta [27].
Seven species not previously reported from Cox Creek included: river chub Nocomis micropogon (Cope), telescope shiner Notropis telescopus (Cope), golden redhorse Moxostoma erythrurum (Rafinesque), chain pickerel Esox niger Lesueur, smallmouth bass Micropterus dolomieu Lacepede, greenside darter Etheostoma blennioides (Rafinesque), and banded darter Etheostoma zonale (Cope).
Histochemical characterization of myotomal muscle in the grass pickrel, Esox americanus vermiculatus (LeSueur) and the muscle kellunge, E.
X Herring (Clupeidae) American shad, Alosa sapidissima X X Blueback herring, Alosa aestivalis X X Salmonidae Vendace, Coregonus albula X Lake whitefish, Coregonus clupeaformis X X Cisco, Coregonus artedi X Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tschawytscha X X Chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta X Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch X Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka X Steelhead trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss X Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar X X Landlocked salmon, Salmo salar X X Rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss X X Cutthroat trout, Oncorhynchus clarkii X Brown trout, Salmo trutta trutta X X Lake trout, Salvelinus namaycush X X Arctic charr, Savelinus alpinus alpinus X Brook trout, Salvelinus lontinalis X X Arctic grayling, Thymallus aroticus arcticus X X Pikes (Esocidae) Pike and pickerel, Esox sp.
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For them - and quite rightly too - esox lucius is a valuable resource, a sport fish to be cherished.
spectabile community: and third, the Esox americanus/Elassoma zonatum community.