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coho salmon

n.
A salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) with silvery sides and a dark back, native to northern Pacific waters and introduced into the Great Lakes. Also called silver salmon.

[Alteration of cohose, from Halkomelem (Salishan language of southwestern British Columbia) k'wəxwəθ.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coho salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakescoho salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
blue jack, Oncorhynchus kisutch, silver salmon, coho, coho salmon, cohoe - small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes
salmon - flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae
2.coho salmon - small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes
salmon - any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
genus Oncorhynchus, Oncorhynchus - Pacific salmon including sockeye salmon; chinook salmon; chum salmon; coho salmon
coho, coho salmon, cohoe, silver salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
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Jones, 1974; Temming and Herrmann, 2003), pikeperch Stizostedion lucioperca (Koed, 2001) and coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch (Andersen and Beyer, 2007).
2009) reported a decline in IGF1 levels in coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch ) after 1 week of fasting and a statistically significant decrease after 3 weeks, whereas IGF1 levels in young Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) decreased significantly 6 days after fasting (Pierce et al.
2005) which reports sodium hypochlorite as a strong antifungal agent for control of pure strains of Saprolegnia parasitica Coker (NJM8604), a typical fungus that causes Saprolagniasis, isolated from the cultured coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch.
2000) reported that a treatment group of adult male coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch, injected with AI (fadrozole) spermiated earlier than the control group at 16 days after treatments, with the inhibition of 17[beta]-estradiol production causing a premature increase in 17, 20[beta]-P (17, 20[beta]-dihydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one) levels.
In addition to cod, the overall fish diet by % FO included rainbow smelt (62%), several species of flounder and sculpin (both at 48%), slender eelblenny (38%), Pacific sand lance; capelin, Mallotus villosus; and Pacific herring (all at 24%); Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum (19%); snailfish (14%); and two species of salmon (coho, Oncorhynchus kisutch, and chum, O.
Variation in agonistic behavior between newly emerged juveniles from hatchery and wild populations of coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch.
mykiss Respiratory burst [down arrow] > 2,500 activity of circulating phagocytes Liza ramada and Macrophage quality [down arrow] 25-280 Liza aurata (cells degenerated) L ramada and L Melanomacrophage [up arrow] 25-280 aurata centers in liver Salmonidae White blood cells [down arrow] 100-1,000 (species not specified) Salmonidae Lymphoid organ [down arrow] 100-1,000 (species not quality (evidence of specified) atrophy) Salvelinus Spleen weight [down arrow]/ 1,500-13,500 namaycush, no effect Oncorhynchus kisutch S.
Effect of dietary vitamin E level on growth, tissue peroxidation, and erythrocyte fragility of transgenic Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch.
Increased ability to compete for food by growth hormone-transgenic coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum).
1998) Changes in plasma somatostatin associated with seawater adaptation and stunting of coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch.
Fish collection investigations within the nearshore of Lake Michigan included surveys by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources that evaluated the salmonids (Oncorhynchus kisutch, O.