Definition of Catadromous. Meaning of Catadromous. Synonyms of Catadromous

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Definition of Catadromous

Catadromous
Catadromous Ca*tad"ro*mous, a. [Gr. kata` down + dro`mos a running.] 1. (Bot.) Having the lowest inferior segment of a pinna nearer the rachis than the lowest superior one; -- said of a mode of branching in ferns, and opposed to anadromous. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Living in fresh water, and going to the sea to spawn; -- opposed to anadromous, and said of the eel.

Meaning of Catadromous from wikipedia

- adult fish live in the sea and migrate into fresh water to spawn, and catadromous, in which adult fish live in fresh water and migrate into salt water...
- The barramundi (Lates calcarifer) or Asian sea b****, is a species of catadromous fish in the family Latidae of the order Perciformes. The species is widely...
- Southern New England Algonquian cuisine comprises the shared foods and preparation methods of the indigenous Algonquian peoples of the southern half of...
- The ****anese sea b**** (Lateolabrax ****onicus) is a species of catadromous marine ray-finned fish from the Asian sea b**** family Lateolabracidae which...
- form important staging points during the migration of anadromous and catadromous fish species, such as salmon, shad and eels, giving them time to form...
- construction of dams, approximately 70% of spawning sites of potential catadromous fish species have disappeared. In some cases, river and lake ecosystems...
- long dorsal, caudal and anal fins forming a continuous fringe. They are catadromous fish, spending their adult lives in fresh water, but migrating to the...
- the horse latitudes. The Sarg****o Sea plays a role in the migration of catadromous eel species such as the European eel, the American eel, and the American...
- Suborder Notothenioidei Bovichtidae (Temperate icefishes) Pseudaphritidae (Catadromous icefishes) Eleginopsidae (Patagonian blennies) Nototheniidae (Cod icefishes)...
- European eel (Anguilla anguilla) is a species of eel, a snake-like, catadromous fish. They are normally around 60–80 cm (2.0–2.6 ft) and rarely reach...
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