Salvelinus namaycush

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Related to Salvelinus namaycush: siscowet, Siscowet trout
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Noun1.Salvelinus namaycush - large fork-tailed trout of lakes of Canada and the northern United States
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
lake trout - flesh of large trout of northern lakes
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McAllister PE, Herman RL (1989) Epizootic mortality in hatchery-reared lake trout salvelinus namaycush caused by a putative virus possibly of the herpesvirus group.
Salvelinus namaycush loves the cold, often wandering into areas 10 feet deep or shallower under the ice of, Lake of the Woods and Lake Superior.
Tahoe's mackinaw - Salvelinus namaycush - can live 40 years or longer.