Esox lucius

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Related to Esox lucius: Micropterus dolomieu, Osmerus mordax
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Noun1.Esox lucius - voracious piscivorous pike of waters of northern hemisphereEsox lucius - voracious piscivorous pike of waters of northern hemisphere
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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the European eel, Anguilla anguilla (Larsson and Lewander, 1973), the pike, Esox lucius (Ince and Thorpe, 1976), the toadfish, Opsanus tau (Tashima and Cahill, 1968), the goldfish, Carassius auratus (Chavin and Young, 1970), and the American eel, Anguilla rostrata (Moon, 1983).
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].
Successful extractions of sufficient quantities of genomic DNA from surface mucous of freshwater fishes have been reported for Saline trutta fario (brown trout), Esox lucius (northern pike) (Livia et al.