genus Fundulus


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Related to genus Fundulus: Fundulus heteroclitus, Fundulus majalis
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Noun1.genus Fundulus - killifishgenus Fundulus - killifish        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Cyprinodontidae, family Cyprinodontidae - large family of small soft-finned fishes; killifishes; flagfishes; swordtails; guppies
Fundulus heteroclitus, mummichog - silver-and-black killifish of saltwater marshes along the Atlantic coast of the United States
Fundulus majalis, may fish, mayfish, striped killifish - black-barred fish of bays and coastal marshes of the Atlantic and Gulf Coast of the United States
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Studies on the physiology and evolution of killifishes of the genus Fundulus. Ph.D.
(2001) also found molecular evidence of multiple colonization events in killifishes of the genus Fundulus. However, we reported (p.
To determine the degree of sequence conservation at greater phyloge netic distances, we sequenced Ldh-B intron 2 from 12 additional species within the genus Fundulus (Fig.