cyprinid fish

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Noun1.cyprinid fish - soft-finned mainly freshwater fishes typically having toothless jaws and cycloid scales
cypriniform fish - a soft-finned fish of the order Cypriniformes
Cyprinidae, family Cyprinidae - a family of fish including: carp; tench; roach; rudd; dace
carp - any of various freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae
tench, Tinca tinca - freshwater dace-like game fish of Europe and western Asia noted for ability to survive outside water
dace, Leuciscus leuciscus - small European freshwater fish with a slender bluish-green body
chub, Leuciscus cephalus - European freshwater game fish with a thick spindle-shaped body
shiner - any of numerous small silvery North American cyprinid fishes especially of the genus Notropis
Rutilus rutilus, roach - European freshwater food fish having a greenish back
rudd, Scardinius erythrophthalmus - European freshwater fish resembling the roach
minnow, Phoxinus phoxinus - very small European freshwater fish common in gravelly streams
Gobio gobio, gudgeon - small slender European freshwater fish often used as bait by anglers
Carassius auratus, goldfish - small golden or orange-red freshwater fishes of Eurasia used as pond or aquarium fishes
Carassius carassius, Carassius vulgaris, crucian carp - European carp closely resembling wild goldfish
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3-5) They eat large numbers of silver cyprinid fish, laden with mercury, probably from gold mining in the region, which spews mercury into fish habitat.
Comparative study of reproductive biology in single and multiple-spawner cyprinid fish, I: Morphological and histological features.
Differential diagnosis of opisthorchiid and heterophyid metacercariae (Trematoda) infecting fish of cyprinid fish from Nam Ngum Dam.
They are as small as 7 millimeters and took over as the "smallest living vertebrate" from a tiny Southeast Asian cyprinid fish, which claimed the record in 2006.
Length-weight relationship of a cyprinid fish Puntius filamentosus form Chalakady river, Kerala.
137]Cs in the predatory fish (perch and pike) were significantly higher than that in cyprinid fish (roach and bream) (Marciulioniene and Petkeviciute 1997).
Research has shown that clupeid and cyprinid fish baits are more effective than formulated baits in cooler waters (Huner et al.
Notropis amnis, a new cyprinid fish of the Mississippi fauna, with two subspecies.
Campostoma pauciradii, a new cyprinid fish from southeastern United States, with a review of related forms.
The silver carp is a species of freshwater cyprinid fish, a variety of Asian carp native to north and northeast Asia.