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Noun1.Salmonidae - salmon and troutSalmonidae - salmon and trout      
fish family - any of various families of fish
Isospondyli, order Isospondyli - most primitive teleost fishes; all are soft-finned: salmon; trout; herring; shad; sardines; anchovies; whitefish; smelts; tarpon
salmonid - soft-finned fishes of cold and temperate waters
salmon - any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
genus Salmo, Salmo - type genus of the Salmonidae: salmon and trout
genus Oncorhynchus, Oncorhynchus - Pacific salmon including sockeye salmon; chinook salmon; chum salmon; coho salmon
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Phylogenetic relationships of extant esocid species (Teleostei: Salmoniformes) based on morphological and molecular characters.
Finally, in the Salmoniformes species Oncorhynchus kisutch and in the Salmo salar species subjected to environmental complex stimuli, an increase in BrdU (39) and NeuroD1 mRNA (15), respectively, was found in both dorsomedial and dorsolateral telencephalic regions compared with individuals maintained in a simple environmental structure.
The genus Brachymystax Gunther, 1866, belonging to Salmonidae, Salmoniformes, widely distributes in the rivers of Siberia, Mongolia, the Korea Peninsula and north of China (Li, 1966; Song and Fang, 1984; Qin and Wang, 1989; Froufe et al., 2008).
Morphology and life history of the Great Slave Lake Ciscoes (Salmoniformes: Coregonidae).
Finding of Gordius austrinus (Gordiida, Nematomorpha) in the diet of Salmo trutta (Salmoniformes) in Patagonia.
(2004) studied the gill raker morphology and feeding ecology of two morphs of the European whitefish Coregonus lavaretus (Salmoniformes: Salmonidae: Coregoninae).
Salmon is the generic name given to the fish in the specie salmoniformes. They live in the Northern Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
Four fish orders, namely the Scorpaeniformes, Salmoniformes, Gadiformes, and Perciformes, accounted for 88.5% of the total number of species inventoried.
The majority of differential gene expression studies in fish species, through the use of DD, are restricted to North American and European species, or to commercial fishes, as Salmoniformes, which claim to generate important results to fish farming (Parrington and Coward, 2002).
Germinal epithelium, folliculogenesis, and postovulatory follicles in ovaries of Rainbow Trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792) (Teleostei, Protacanthopterygii, Salmoniformes).
In Clupeiformes and Salmoniformes, MA are difficult to define because they are small, poorly organized, and irregularly shaped [1].
Reproduction in Galaxias fasciatus Gray (Salmoniformes: Galaxiidae).