Cyclopterus


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Noun1.Cyclopterus - type genus of the Cyclopteridae: lumpfishesCyclopterus - type genus of the Cyclopteridae: lumpfishes
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Cyclopterus lumpus, lumpfish - clumsy soft thick-bodied northern Atlantic fish with pelvic fins fused into a sucker; edible roe used for caviar
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In Norway, wild lumpfish Cyclopterus lumpus Linnaeus, 1758 seems to serve as an infection reservoir for Caligus elongatus von Nordmann, 1832 before it eventually infects farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar Linnaeus, 1758 (Heuch et al.
The lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus) is a commercial fish and the most studied member of this family (Goulet et al., 1986; Goulet and Green, 1988).
Un arall o'r rhyfeddodau welais i oedd yr iar for neu'r pysgodyn clytsiwr (Cyclopterus lumpus; Lumpsuckers).
Der Fischname merivarblane 'Seehase' (Cyclopterus lumpus) stammt aus dem Russischen (vgl.
For the past four years the company has been successfully marketing lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus) to the Chinese market, where its thick, sea cucumber-like skin is regarded as a delicacy.
dahlii was limited to its principal host, the lumpfish Cyclopterus lumpus (Woo, 1987).
The genus Cyclopterus is represented by just one species, the lumpsucker Cyclopterus lumpus Linnaeus, 1758, while the genus Liparis contains 71 species considered valid by Chemova (2008), including the one studied here, the sea snail Liparis liparis (Linnaeus, 1766).
The results showed that Omega 3 fatty acids are present in all fish roe, but especially in the eggs of Atlantic bonito (Sarda sarda), mackerel (Scomber scombrus), squid (Loligo vulgaris), cuttlefish (Sepia sp.), lumpsucker (Cyclopterus lumpus), hake (Merluccius merluccius) and salmon (Salmo salar).
Also, recent studies indicate that bycatch of eiders in gill nets can be a major problem in winter and spring, especially in the lumpsucker (Cyclopterus lumpus) fishery.