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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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1993) reported the effects of feeding rate and water temperature on the growth performance in juvenile white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus.
Age determination and growth of Hudson River Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus.
Amur sturgeon, Acipenser schrenckii Brant, is a riverine resident sturgeon species in the Amur River, which has become one of the popular sturgeon culture species in China (Zhuang, 2002), however there have been few nutritional studies for evaluations of alternative dietary protein sources.
The estrogenic activity of certain phytoestrogens in the Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baeri.
Abstract--Significant fisheries for Chesapeake Bay Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus, have been absent for nearly a century, and there has been no evidence of recovery in the intervening years.
gilae, respectively), and the pallid and shortnose sturgeons (Scaphirhynchus albus and Acipenser brevirostrum, respectively).
Effects of dietary garlic extracts on growth, feed utilization, whole body fatty acid profile, muscle free amino acids composition and blood plasma changes of juvenile starlet sturgeon, Acipenser ruthenus.
2006) showed that the Se concentrations of liver tissues were not significantly increased in white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus fed 0.
australis) Bird Crane, whooping Grus americana Curlew, Eskimo Numenius borealis Falcon, American peregrine Falco peregrinus anatum Murrelet, marbled Brachyramphus marmoratus marmoratus Owl, northern spotted Strix occidentalis caurina Plover, piping Charadrius melodus Tern, roseate Sterna dougallii dougallii Warbler, Kirtland's Dendroica kirtlandii Reptile Turtle, leatherback sea Dermochelys coriacea Clam/Mussel Riffleshell, northern Epioblasma torulosa rangiana Wedgemussel, dwarf Alasmidonta heterodon Fish Cisco, blackfin Coregonus nigripinnis Sturgeon, short, nose Acipenser brevirostrum Sturgeon, white (Kootenai River Acipenser transmontanus pop.
28% in red drum, Sciaenopso cellatus (Boren and Gatlin, 1995); while higher levels of threonine in the dietary protein have been reported for white sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus, 3.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The survival of the endangered acipenser sturgeon fish in Turkey is now in danger due to the hydroelectric power plants (HES) on the Sakarya River.