bull trout

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bull trout

n.
A freshwater game fish (Salvelinus confluentus) of western North America, having yellow spots on the back and red or orange spots on the sides, and resembling the Dolly Varden.

bull trout

n
(Animals) any large trout, esp the salmon trout
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Comparison of pelvic fin rays, scales and otoliths for estimating age and growth of bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus.
Salvelinus confluentus and Oncorhynchus mykiss to cadmium and zinc in single and binary form.
2007); Tibetan catfish, Glyptosternum maculatum (Li & Xie, 2008); bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus (Zymonas & McMahon, 2009); as well as rohu, Labeo rohita; catla, Catla catla; and giant snakehead, Channa marulius (Khan & Khan, 2009).
Key words: bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus, Dolly Varden, Salvelinus ma/ma, Mackenzie River, rivefine char, Gayna River, Northwest Territories
Mots cies: amble A tete plate, Salvelinus confluentus, Dolly Varden, Salvelinus malma, fleuve Mackenzie, omble fluvial, riviere Gayna, Territoires du Nord-Ouest
Arctic char, Salvelinus alpinus (Linnaeus), bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus (Suckley), and Dolly Varden, Salve-linus maim (Walbaum), all occur north of the 60th parallel in North America, and both bull trout and Dolly Varden are at the northern extent of their range (McPhail and Lindsey, 1970; Scott and Crossman, 1974; DeCicco and Reist, 1999).
Taxonomy and distribution of the bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus (Suckley), from the American Northwest.
Distinct fluvial and adfluvial migration patterns of a relict charr, Salvelinus confluentus, stock in a mountainous watershed, Idaho, USA.
The demography of recovery of an overexploited bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus, population.
Decline of the migratory form in bull charr, Salvelinus confluentus, and implications for conservation.
Key words: bull trout, Salvelinus confluentus, Mackenzie River, Dolly Varden, char, Great Bear River, Keele River, Northwest Territories
Mots cles: omble tete plate, Salvelinus confluentus, fleuve Mackenzie, Dolly Varden, omble, riviere Great Bear, riviere Keele, Territoires du Nord-Ouest