Polyodon spathula


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Noun1.Polyodon spathula - primitive fish of the Mississippi valley having a long paddle-shaped snoutPolyodon spathula - primitive fish of the Mississippi valley having a long paddle-shaped snout
ganoid, ganoid fish - primitive fishes having thick bony scales with a shiny covering
genus Polyodon, Polyodon - type genus of the Polyodontidae
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transmontanus [20], Bester hybrid (Huso female x Acipenser ruthenus male) [21], and Polyodon spathula [22] even though there is no direct evidence from karyotype morphology [23].
Xiong, "Comparative study on muscle nutritional composition of juvenile bighead carp (Aristichthys nobilis) and paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) fed live feed," Turkish Journal of Zoology, vol.
Tag-recovery methods for estimating mortality have been used for yellowtail flounder (Limanda ferruginea) in New England (Wood and Cadrin, 2013), walleye (Sander vitreus) in Lake Erie (Vandergoot and Brenden, 2014) and paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) in a South Dakota lake (Pierce et al., 2015).
Hoover, "Swimming enhancement induced by the rostrum of the paddlefish (polyodon spathula) in laminar flows: A multiphysica, fluid-structure interaction analysis," Applied Mathematical modelling, In Review.
[9.] Barton BA, Rahn AB, Feist G, Bolling H, Schreck CB (1998) Physiological stress response of the freshwater chondrostean paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) to acute physical disturbances.
Orden Familia Especie Lepisosteiformes Lepisosteidae Lepisisteus osseus Acipenseriformes Polyodontidae Polyodon spathula Cyprinodontiformes Fundulidae Fundulus heteroclitus Poeciliidae Gambusia affinis Gambusia holbrooki Girardinus microdactylus Girardinus denticulatus Cyprinidae Siphateles bicolor Gasterostiformes Gasterosteidea Gasterosteus aculeatus Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion guentheri Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Elassodiscus tremebundus Careproctus cyclocephalus Scorpaenidae Sebastolobus macrochir Perciformes Epinephelidae Cephalopholis fulva Letthrinidae Lethrinus nebulosus.
elongatus included: Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula), Spotted Gar (Lepisosteus oculatus), Longnose Gar (Lepisosteus osseus), Gizzard Shad (Dorosoma cepedianum), Threadfin Shad (Dorosoma petenense), Central Stoneroller (Campostoma anomalum), Blacktail Shiner (Cyprinella venusta), Whitetail Shiner (Cyprinella galacturus), River Carpsucker (Carpiodes carpio), Quillback (Carpiodes cyprinus), Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio), Smallmouth Buffalo (Ictiobus bubalus).
The paddlefish, Polyodon spathula, are among the most primitive of bony-finned fishes (Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii) and together with sturgeon comprise an order of secondary cartilaginous fishes, the Acipenseriformes [1].
Life history and the costs of reproduction in northern Great Plains Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) as a potential framework for other acipenseriform fishes.
punctatus Intestine Haplobothrium Amia calva, Ameiurus Intestine globuliforme nebulosus Marsipometra Polyodon spathula Intestine hastata Mesocestoides Procyon lotor Intestine variabilis Monobothrium Ictiobus cyprinellus Intestine ingens Proteocephalus Micropterus salmoides Encysted in ambloplitis Viscera P.