Mykiss


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My´kiss


n.1.(Zool.) A salmon (Salmo mykiss, syn. Salmo purpuratus) marked with black spots and a red throat, found in most of the rivers from Alaska to the Colorado River, and in Siberia; - called also black-spotted trout, cutthroat trout, and redthroat trout.
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Choline-betaine requirements of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss.
Handy, Dose-dependent inorganic mercury absorption by isolated perfused intestine of rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, involves both amiloride-sensitive and energy-dependent pathways, Aquat Toxicol, 72 (2005) 147-159.
Fish diversity of the Mechuka valley was found to be low; the only fish species collected along with the new species were Schizothorax richardsonii (Gray) and the introduced On-corhynchus mykiss (Walbaum).
mykiss at different life stages were studied by Kazlauskiene, Vosyliene (2008).
A rainbow trout might belong to the House Creek strain, which belongs to the mykiss species, which belongs to the oncorchynchus genus.
Scientists more in the environmental than the chemical sciences report their research or review the literature on such matters as genetic ecotoxicology, modelling lead accumulation in the forest soils of Quebec's Gaspe Peninsula, the antioxidant response of farmed Oncorhynchus mykiss affected by proliferative kidney disease, the role of chronic toxicity evaluation of effluents in river basin management, and recent amphibian and reptile ecotoxicological research.