Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Mykiss: Salmo gairdneri


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.
References in periodicals archive ?
What the lab found is that the fish in the pack is Oncorhynchus mykiss -- Rainbow trout and species of salmonid 'whose economic value is less than that of Salmo salar'.
Pathological and microbiological investigations in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Wlvaum, 1792) naturally infected with Lactococcus garvieae.
Effects of dexamethasone on host innate and adaptive immune responses and parasite development in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss infected with Loma salmonae.
Evaluation of the digestible value of lupin and soybean protein concentrates and isolates when fed to rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, using either stripping or settlement faecal collection methods.
The Smoked Sea Trout product is made using a close relative of the salmon: Oncorhynchus mykiss - a strain of rainbow trout that is slow grown at sea.
salar) and the Pacific Ocean species of wild salmon Oncorhynchus mykiss (O.
Uc farkli kuluckahanedeki damizlik gokkusagi alabaligi (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum, 1792) stoklari arasinda genetik cesitliligin rapd-pcr yontemiyle belirlenmesi uzerine bir arastirma.
Key words: Montana, Mountain Whitefish, Mycobacterium, Oncorhynchus mykiss, Prosopium williamsoni, Rainbow Trout
The most studied fish were Oncorhynchus mykiss (rainbow trout), Dicentrarchus labrax (seabass), Sparus aurata (seabream) and Danio rerio (zebrafish).