Acipenser


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Noun1.Acipenser - type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeonsAcipenser - type genus of the Acipenseridae: sturgeons
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Acipenser transmontanus, Pacific sturgeon, Sacramento sturgeon, white sturgeon - food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America
Acipenser huso, beluga, hausen, white sturgeon - valuable source of caviar and isinglass; found in Black and Caspian seas
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The sturgeon found on the Suwannee and a few other Florida Gulf coast rivers are Gulf sturgeon, Acipenser oxy-rhynchus desotoi.
Desde luego, se han registrado algunos limites de inclusion al suplementar selenio en las dietas para peces debido a problemas de toxicidad que se manifiestan cuando se emplean concentraciones superiores a 10 mg de selenio/kg de dieta, como se reporta en especies como trucha arco iris (49), pez gato americano (50), esturion blanco (Acipenser transmontanus) (55) y lubina estriada (52); Hilton, Hodson y Slinger (49) ademas propusieron que consumos prolongados con 3 mg de selenio/kg de dieta tambien pueden tener efectos negativos en la trucha arco iris.
Another Lake Michigan fish, which is not included in Table 1, is the Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens).
ABSTRACT: A netting survey and acoustic telemetry were used to investigate the relative abundance, distribution, and movements of juvenile shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum) and juvenile Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) in the lower tidal Delaware River.
A histological study of the development of the digestive tracto siberian sturgeon (Acipenser bean) during early ontogeny.
Fish and Wildlife Service to recover endangered Kootenai River white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).
Vitellogenin: potential vehicle for selenium in oocytes of the white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus).
SUMMER RESTING AREAS OF THE GULF STURGEON, ACIPENSER OXYRINCHUS DESOTOI, IN THE CONECUH/ESCAMBIA RIVER SYSTEM.
The researchers scout for a 55- to 75-inch female of this species (Acipenser fulvescens) splashing along cobbled edges of the river.
The European sturgeon (Acipenser sturio) can weigh up to 300kg, can reach up to 3.5 metre in length and live for up to a century.
3:50 ORIENTATION OF JUVENILE LAKE STURGEON (ACIPENSER FULVESCENS) IN LABORATORY AQUARIA