fish species


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Noun1.fish species - a species of fish
Australian bonytongue, northern barramundi, Scleropages jardinii - a species of large fish found in Australian rivers
Asian seabass, barramundi, giant perch, giant seaperch, Lates calcarifer, white seabass - a species of large perch noted for its sporting and eating qualities; lives in marine, estuary, and freshwater habitats
species - (biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed
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The second direction of the development of the fishery complex in the region is the production of valuable fish species (sturgeon, sterlet, catfish) in closed water reservoirs.
The province's seacoast 'is rich in untapped fisheries and marine resources and also has extensive sea grass beds and coral reefs that are home to variety of fish species,' the study said.
IANS Bucking the prediction of imminent extinction, a small fish species which does not produce any male offspring, continues to thrive and researchers have now found why it does not share the fate of many other species that reproduce asexually.
DAGUPAN CITY, Pangasinan -- With the controversy surrounding the anti-dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia, a fisheries expert suggested an approach to combating the dangerous disease by attacking its carrier - the vector mosquito - using a fish species that feed on them at their breeding grounds.
The hope is that "designer flows" downstream from dams can be tailored to meet the water needs of humans, while simultaneously promoting the success of native fish over undesirable invasive fish species, according to the study.
Over the past decade, DNA barcoding has become a powerful sequencing-based tool for identifying fish species.
The present study was conducted to investigate the bioaccumulation of two heavy metals, Cu and Zn, in muscles of two economically important fish species, an herbivorous fish Schizothorax plagiostomus and a predatory fish Mastacembelus armatus, from three rivers of Malakand Division, Pakistan.
UB researchers found metabolized remnants of high concentrations of antidepressants in the brain tissues of 10 fish species in the Niagara River.
Acute toxicity of Cadmium (Cd) using 96 h LC50 and lethal concentrations was determined for the three fish species viz.
Total 90 fingerlings of each fish species were randomly stocked with three replicate tanks of each treatment.
THERE'S been a stirring of the waters at London Zoo - and two at-risk fish species have boosted their numbers.