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Definition of Anadromous
Anadromous A*nad"ro*mous, a. [Gr. ? running upward; ? + ? a
running, ? to run.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) Ascending rivers from the sea, at certain
seasons, for breeding, as the salmon, shad, etc.
2. (Bot.) Tending upwards; -- said of terns in which the
lowest secondary segments are on the upper side of the
branch of the central stem. --D. C. Eaton.
Meaning of Anadromous from wikipedia
- during normal daily
activities. Some particular types
, in which adult
fish live in the sea and migrate
into fresh water
- Steelhead Trout
is a name given
to the anadromous
form of the coastal rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus. m. irideus) or redband trout
(O. m. gairdneri). The...
- to anadromous
(or sea-run) forms
of brown trout
(Salmo trutta), and is often referred
to as Salmo trutta morpha
trutta. Other names
- ecotype, S. trutta morpha
lacustris, also called
the lake trout, and anadromous forms known
as the sea trout, S. trutta morpha
trutta. The latter
- Pacific Anadromous
(NPAFC) is an international, inter-governmental organization dedicated
to the conservation
and po****tions can be lacustrine, riverine, or anadromous
from the ocean
to their fresh water birth rivers
- The shads
(open water) schooling
fish, of which
many are anadromous
or even landlocked. Several species
are of commercial
America. The steelhead
"steelhead trout") is an anadromous
(sea-run) form of the coastal rainbow trout
(O. m. irideus) or Columbia...
- kikanning, Kennerly's salmon, Kennerly's trout, or Walla, is the non-anadromous
form of the sockeye salmon
(meaning that they do not migrate
to the sea...
- as the beluga sturgeon
or great sturgeon
(Huso huso) is a species
fish in the sturgeon family
(Acipenseridae) of order
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