Gasterosteus aculeatus

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Related to Gasterosteus aculeatus: Stickleback fish
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Noun1.Gasterosteus aculeatus - of rivers and coastal regionsGasterosteus aculeatus - of rivers and coastal regions  
stickleback, prickleback - small (2-4 inches) pugnacious mostly scaleless spiny-backed fishes of northern fresh and littoral waters having elaborate courtship; subjects of much research
Gasterosteus, genus gasterosteus - type genus of the family Gasterosteidae
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Systematics of Gasterosteus aculeatus, with particular reference to intergradation and introgression along the Pacific Coast of North American: a commentary on a recent contribution.
Virulence of the cestode Schistocephalus solidus and reprotion in infected threespine stickelback, Gasterosteus aculeatus.
The effect of size of food ration on egg production in the female three-spined stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus L.
Behavioural Effects of Environmental Pollution in Threespine Stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus L [PhD thesis].