inconnu

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inconnu

(ˈɪnkənuː)
n
(Animals) a North American freshwater food and game fish, Stenodus leucichthys, related to the salmon
[C19: from French, literally: unknown]
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We know Juneau lawmakers don't gather salmon, grayling, or sheefish from the watersheds their dozers and dump trucks intend to cross.
196 (1996) (citing 12,000 Hunt for Caribou; Record Numbers Apply for Subsistence Permits, ANCHORAGE DALLY NEWS, July 10, 1995, at B1); Susan Georgette & Hannah Loon, Subsistence and Sport Fishing of Sheefish on the Upper Kobuck River, Alaska, Technical Paper 175 (1990) (unpublished report) (on file with Alaska Dep't of Fish and Game, Division of Subsistence).
These included planktonic crustaceans such as Limnocalanus grimaldi and Mysis relicta, benthic crustaceans like Mesidotea entomom, the whitefish or sheefish (Stenodus leucichthys), and the brown trout (Salmo trutta), as well as the Caspian seal (Phoca caspica) and its parasitic trematode Carynosoma strumosum.
We'll fish for Arctic char, chum salmon, grayling, sheefish, and pike.
Our goal was to catch a trio of Alaskan sport fish - king (chinook) salmon, Northern pike and the elusive sheefish, or inconnu.
Year-round 5 cabins 10 guests Y fly-in PRICE RANGE: $325 per night SEASON OPEN: June - Oct/Feb - Apr FISH SPECIES CAUGHT: Northern pike, sheefish
sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria; Alaska sheefish, Stenodus leucichthys; pomfret, Brama japonica; and whitefish, Coregonus spp.
Front Street edges Kotzebue Sound, and by July the beach should be loaded with large racks of split sheefish drying in the sun.
8%) Arctic cisco (Coregonus autumnalis) * 15 Sheefish (Stenodus leucichthys) * 1 Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus) * 4 Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus) * 21(1) Lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) 6 Order Osmeriformes (0.
She spent all day preparing sheefish chowder, muktuk (whale blubber), caribou, a mix of fresh salmon berries, donuts, fresh rolls and a lot more.