Oncorhynchus kisutch


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Noun1.Oncorhynchus kisutch - small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes
salmon - any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
genus Oncorhynchus, Oncorhynchus - Pacific salmon including sockeye salmon; chinook salmon; chum salmon; coho salmon
coho, coho salmon, cohoe, silver salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
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Oxygen requirements for growth of young coho (Oncorhynchus kisutch) and sockeye (O.
Burley & Vigg (1989), with coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum, 1792) and northern squawfish Ptychocheilus oregonensis (Richardson, 1836), using their method based on a maximum expansion of the stomach which consisted of filling the stomach with air under pressure provided by a cylinder of gas.
Proximate and elemental composition of developing eggs and maternal soma of pen-reared coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) fed production and trace element fortified diets.
The river and its tributaries are an important salmonid spawning habitat, home to native populations of the threatened Oncorhynchus kisutch (coho).
The life histories of the steelhead rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri gairdneri) and silver salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) with special referenceto Waddell Creek, California, and recommendations regarding their management.
[3.] Planas JV, Swanson PR, Weaver M, Dickhoff WW (1992) Somatolactin stimulates in vitro gonadal steroidogenesis in coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch. General Comp Endocrinol: 871-875.
(2000) reported that a treatment group of adult male coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch, injected with AI (fadrozole) spermiated earlier than the control group at 16 days after treatments, with the inhibition of 17[beta]-estradiol production causing a premature increase in 17, 20[beta]-P (17, 20[beta]-dihydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one) levels.
In addition to cod, the overall fish diet by % FO included rainbow smelt (62%), several species of flounder and sculpin (both at 48%), slender eelblenny (38%), Pacific sand lance; capelin, Mallotus villosus; and Pacific herring (all at 24%); Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum (19%); snailfish (14%); and two species of salmon (coho, Oncorhynchus kisutch, and chum, O.