stomachless

stomachless

(ˈstʌməklɪs)
adj
1. (Anatomy) lacking or not having a stomach
2. lacking an appetite
3. lacking courage
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Distribution of ghrelin peptide in the gastrointestinal tract of stomachless and stomach-containing teleosts.
Martinez-Palacios CA, Rios-Duran MG, Ambriz-Cervantes L, Jauncey KJ, Ross LG (2007) Dietary protein requirement of juvenile Mexican silverside (Menidia estor Jordan 1879) a stomachless zooplanktophagous fish.
Such sources have low P availability by stomachless species like carp and even by fish with stomach in the early stage of growth due to a lack of gastric juice.
Functional Morphology of Digestion in the Stomachless, Piscivorous Needlefishes Tylosurus gavialoides and Strongylura leiura ferox (Teleostei: Beloniformes).
I chose well indeed, this at the cost of a stomachless wound and I can triumph now at my choice.
We explored the possible diet-related specializations of the gut in stomachless fishes by comparing the brush-border surface areas and enterocyte inclusions (in progress) of the gut epithelium and the digestive enzyme profiles (in progress) in three closely related atherinopsid fishes using electron microscopy and biochemical assays.