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coho salmon

n.
A salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) with silvery sides and a dark back, native to northern Pacific waters and introduced into the Great Lakes. Also called silver salmon.

[Alteration of cohose, from Halkomelem (Salishan language of southwestern British Columbia) k'wəxwəθ.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coho salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakescoho salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
blue jack, Oncorhynchus kisutch, silver salmon, coho, coho salmon, cohoe - small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes
salmon - flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae
2.coho salmon - small salmon of northern Pacific coasts and the Great Lakes
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
coho, coho salmon, cohoe, silver salmon - fatty pinkish flesh of small salmon caught in the Pacific and Great Lakes
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inches Largemouth Bass 6 1/2 22 10 24 Smallmouth Bass 5 20 5 20 Spotted Bass 3 18 5 20 White Bass 2 1/2 17 3 18 Striped Bass 22 36 28 37 Hybrid Striped Bass 9 24 10 26 Bluegill 1 1/2 11 1 1/2 11 Redear Sunfish 1 1/2 13 1 1/2 13 Crappie (Black or White) 2 14 2 1/4 15 Yellow Perch 1 1/2 15 1 1/2 15 Sauger 4 22 4 22 Walleye 10 30 10 30 Saugeye 6 25 6 25 Northern Pike 17 40 12 36 Muskellunge 28 46 28 46 Hybrid Muskie 18 38 18 38 Blue Catfish 40 42 40 42 Channel Catfish 18 30 20 32 Flathead Catfish 40 42 40 42 Chinook Salmon 20 36 -- -- Coho Salmon 12 32 -- -- Brown Trout 8 24 10 27 Rainbow Trout/Steelhead 8 24 8 24 Brook Trout 4 19 3 18 Lake Trout 16 34 12 32 Carp (Common or Grass) 25 34 25 34 Chain Pickerel 4 24 4 24 Region 3 Region 4 KEPT C&R KEPT C&R SPECIES lbs.
In the first of a new run, they head to British Columbia in search of the elusive Coho salmon, but standing in their way are dozens of hungry grizzly bears intent on fattening themselves up before winter sets in.
Sitka School District, on an Alaskan island, serves fish from local fisheries in savory items such as teriyaki coho salmon skewers, cornmeal crusted rockfish sticks and sockeye salmon melt on pita.
The first of 850,000 coho salmon were planted in the Platte River in Benzie County, aimed at creating a new sport fishery in Lake Michigan.
We estimated that >90% of juvenile Chinook and coho salmon and steelhead were of hatchery origin, a rate higher than previously reported.
ABSTRACT--Formerly landlocked Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) juveniles (age 2) were monitored following release into the free-flowing Cowlitz River to determine if they remained in the river or resumed seaward migration.
Just hours before the crash, Tsawout First Nations members and Goldstream hatchery volunteers had released 8,000 coho salmon into the river.
In the middle, a good stretch of its 20-mile journey flows through a valley tilled with big-leaf maple, Douglas fir, and other native riparian trees; home to one of California's largest--and last--wild runs of endangered Coho salmon.
or British Columbia), freshwater Coho salmon (farmed in tank systems, U.