Oncorhynchus tshawytscha

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Noun1.Oncorhynchus tshawytscha - large Pacific salmon valued as foodOncorhynchus tshawytscha - large Pacific salmon valued as food; adults die after spawning
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
chinook salmon, king salmon, chinook - pink or white flesh of large Pacific salmon
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Arctic lamprey, Lethenteron camtschaticum All Clupeidae Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii All Catostomidae Longnose sucker, Catostomus catostomus All Osmeridae <1 2 Pond smelt, Hypomesus olidus Rainbow smelt, Osmerus mordax Eulachon, Thaleichthys pad ficus Capelin, Mallotus villosus All Salmonidae Dolly Varden, Salvelinus malma Pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta Sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka All Gadidae 86 23 Arctic cod, Boreogadus saida 82 21 Saffron cod, Eleginus gracilis 1 5 Walleye pollock, Theragra chalcogramma 3 3 Pacific cod, Gadus macrochephalus All Gasterosteidae, stickleback spp.
5% of surfactant Aterbane[R] BR were similar to the formulation Rodeo[R] with the surfactant X-77 to Salmo gairdneri and Oncorhynchus tshawytscha with (LC 50;96h) of 1070 and 1440 mg [L.
The present species were: Dorosomacepedianum , Carassius auratus , Ictalurus punctatus, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, Labidesthes sicculus, Morone americana, and Aplodinotus grunniens.
medirostris(*) 1300-2130 Oncorhynchus tshawytscha 750-800 O.
king, spring, winter, tyee, quinnat, masunosude (Japanese) and Oncorhynchus tshawytscha - was bagged, it was an intensely satisfying closure to one of the most frustrating game-fish outings.
Conditioning improves performance of juvenile Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, to transportation stress.
Introduction of the steelhead trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, and the chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, of the Pacific coast into the Great Lakes was somewhat successful, but neither species attained commercial numbers.