striped killifish


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Noun1.striped killifish - black-barred fish of bays and coastal marshes of the Atlantic and Gulf Coast of the United Statesstriped killifish - black-barred fish of bays and coastal marshes of the Atlantic and Gulf Coast of the United States
killifish - small mostly marine warm-water carp-like schooling fishes; used as bait or aquarium fishes or in mosquito control
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Mycobacteria were recovered from Atlantic menhaden, white perch, blueback herring, largemouth bass, mummichog, striped killifish, summer flounder, weakfish, and spot (Table 1).
Striped killifish and mummichogs feed on amphipods and isopods and also the juveniles of several mollusks, including softclams, Mya arenaria (Fig.
Mummichogs (Fundulus heteroclitus) and striped killifish (Fundulus majalis) were collected from the North Inlet-Winyah Bay near Georgetown, South Carolina and examined for the presence of larval stages (metascestodes) of two dilepidid tapeworms (Glossocercus caribaenis and Cyclustera ibisae).