striped bass

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striped bass

 (băs)
n.
A food and game fish (Morone saxatilis) native to Atlantic coastal waters of North America and introduced into inland waters and Pacific coastal waters, having dark longitudinal stripes along the sides and characteristically swimming up rivers to spawn. Also called rockfish, striper.

striped′ bass′

(bæs)
n.
an important American game fish, Morone saxatilis, having blackish stripes along each side.
[1810–20, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.striped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United Statesstriped bass - caught along the Atlantic coast of the United States
sea bass, bass - the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
2.striped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripesstriped bass - marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes; migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus Morone
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
genus Roccus, Roccus - a genus of Serranidae
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La tincion celular del granuloma observado en este estudio siguio el padron descrito por Gauthier et al (27) en Morone saxatilis infectados experimentalmente con M.
Growth and mineral absorption by striped bass, Morone saxatilis fed a plant feedstuff based diet supplemented with phytase.
Uphoff (2003) described an emaciation event in northern Chesapeake Bay striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walbaum), that occurred from 1997-2000.
The lowest survival for juveniles fed the Canola treatment could be observed from the second week of culture, which is consistent with the results for Morone saxatilis, where a mass mortality after two or three weeks of culture was observed but only in organisms fed low levels of HUFA in diets (Tuncer & Harrell, 1992).
Digestibility of rice bran has been found to be low (41%) in Stripped bass, Morone saxatilis cross Morone chrysops and as low as (38%) in Thai Koi (Anabas testudineus), while fishmeal digestibility is high (80%) in the same species [19].
Bayless JD: Artificial propagation and hybridization of striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walmbaum).
A reduction in the accuracy of spine age estimates as a result of annulus loss was reported in adult striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walbaum) and brown trout, Salmo trutta L.
This was in agreement with the fact that larvae survival in striped bass Morone saxatilis and Mozambique tilapia Oreochromis mossambicus raised at optimum pH (6.
2000), encontraron que el suplemento de 2 % de proteinas solubles de pescado en dietas basadas en insumos de origen vegetal, incremento significativamente la ingestion de alimento en Morone saxatilis.
A low-molecular-weight (25-kDa) IGF-binding protein is increased with growth inhibition in the fasting striped bass, Morone saxatilis.