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ich·thy·ol·o·gy

 (ĭk′thē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of zoology that deals with fishes.

ich′thy·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), ich′thy·o·log′i·cal adj.
ich′thy·ol′o·gist n.
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ichthyology

(ˌɪkθɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Animals) the study of the physiology, history, economic importance, etc, of fishes
ichthyologic, ˌichthyoˈlogical adj
ˌichthyoˈlogically adv
ˌichthyˈologist n
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ich•thy•ol•o•gy

(ˌɪk θiˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of zoology dealing with fishes.
[1640–50]
ich`thy•o•log′ic (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪk) ich`thy•o•log′i•cal, adj.
ich`thy•o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
ich`thy•ol′o•gist, n.
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ich·thy·ol·o·gy

(ĭk′thē-ŏl′ə-jē)
The scientific study of fish.
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ichthyology

1. the branch of zoology that studies fishes.
2. a zoological treatise on fish. — ichthyologist, n. — ichthyological, adj.
See also: Fish
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ichthyology

The study of fish.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ichthyology - the branch of zoology that studies fishesichthyology - the branch of zoology that studies fishes
zoological science, zoology - the branch of biology that studies animals
homocercal - possessing a symmetrical tail that extends beyond the end of the vertebral column (as in most bony fishes)
heterocercal - possessing a tail with the upper lobe larger than the lower and with the vertebral column prolonged into the upper lobe
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Translations
Ichthyologie

ichthyology

[ˌɪkθɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nictiología f
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ichthyology

nFischkunde f, → Ichthyologie f (spec)
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References in periodicals archive ?
The research appears in Ichthyological Research journal.
Additional data, like information on the main threats are derived from different ichthyological monitoring surveys carried out in the last twenty years in Bosnia and Herzegovina by the Faculty of Science, University of Sarajevo.
One exemplar of each fish species was deposited in the Ichthyological Collection of the Fishery and Agribusiness Resource Coordination of Instituto Federal do Para (IFPA).
It is routine in specimen-based ichthyological studies to only record data on one side of fish specimens (for consistency).
We acknowledge the help by the Commission on Ichthyological Terminology of the EMI with discussing the Estonian terms that were used for the first time in this paper devoted to the microichthyology.
Ng, "Belodontichthys truncatus, a new species of silurid catfish from Indochina (Teleostei: Siluridae," Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, vol.
Ademas, se revisaron 229 registros de ejemplares depositados en colecciones cientificas (CAS: California Academy of Sciences, Ichthyological Collection; CMNFI: Canadian Museum of Nature, Fish Collection; CNPE-IBUNAM: Colec-cion Nacional de Peces, Instituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico; CYMX-CINVESTAV-IPN: Coleccion de Invertebrados Bentonicos de Yucatan, Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados-Merida, Instituto Politecnico Nacional; LACM: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County; SIO: SCRIPpS Institution of Oceanography Marine Vertebrate Collection; USNM: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Vertebrate Zoology; UAIC: University of Alabama Ichthyological Collection.
Redescriptions of Gerres baconensis (Evermann & Seale, 1907) G.equulus (Temmink & Shlegel 1844 and G.oyena (Forsskal, 1775) included in the G.oyena complex with notes on other related species (Perciformes: Gerreidae), Ichthyological Research, 46(4): 377-595.
Therefore, any new knowledge, especially on the structure of the ichthyological stands can be considered as valuable.