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Definition of Dog salmon
Dog salmon Note: The salmons ascend rivers and penetrate to their head
streams to spawn. They are remarkably strong fishes,
and will even leap over considerable falls which lie in
the way of their progress. The common salmon has been
known to grow to the weight of seventy-five pounds;
more generally it is from fifteen to twenty-five
pounds. Young salmon are called parr, peal, smolt, and
grilse. Among the true salmons are:
Black salmon, or Lake salmon, the namaycush.
Dog salmon, a salmon of Western North America
Humpbacked salmon, a Pacific-coast salmon (Oncorhynchus
King salmon, the quinnat.
Landlocked salmon, a variety of the common salmon (var.
Sebago), long confined in certain lakes in consequence
of obstructions that prevented it from returning to the
sea. This last is called also dwarf salmon.
Note: Among fishes of other families which are locally and
erroneously called salmon are: the pike perch, called
jack salmon; the spotted, or southern, squeteague;
the cabrilla, called kelp salmon; young pollock,
called sea salmon; and the California yellowtail.
2. A reddish yellow or orange color, like the flesh of the
Salmon berry (Bot.), a large red raspberry growing from
Alaska to California, the fruit of the Rubus Nutkanus.
Salmon killer (Zo["o]l.), a stickleback (Gasterosteus
cataphractus) of Western North America and Northern Asia.
Salmon ladder, Salmon stair. See Fish ladder, under
Salmon peel, a young salmon.
Salmon pipe, a certain device for catching salmon. --Crabb.
Salmon trout. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The European sea trout (Salmo trutta). It resembles
the salmon, but is smaller, and has smaller and more
(b) The American namaycush.
(c) A name that is also applied locally to the adult black
spotted trout (Salmo purpuratus), and to the steel
head and other large trout of the Pacific coast.
Meaning of Dog salmon from wikipedia
- chum salmon
(Oncorhynchus keta) is a species
fish in the salmon
family. It is a Pacific salmon
, and may also be known
as dog salmon
- Pink salmon
or humpback salmon
(Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) is a species
fish in the salmon
family. It is the smallest
and most abundant
- The Dog Salmon River
is a 70-mile (110 km) tributary
of the Ugashik River
in the U.S. state
of Alaska. Beginning
on the flanks
Kialagvik, it flows...
as the Central California
coast. Chum salmon
(Oncorhynchus keta) are known
, keta, or calico salmon
in some parts
of the US. This species
- The Salish
or Comox dog
is an extinct breed
of white, long-haired, Spitz-type dog
that was developed
and bred by the Coast Salish peoples
and wild salmon
and wild salmon differ
of food quality
and safety, with farmed salmon having lower
is a genus
of fish in the family
Salmonidae; it contains
the Pacific salmon
trout. The name of the genus
from the Gr**** ὄγκος...
- was named Millard Black Dog
has it that he named
his favourite salmon fishing
as the Black Dog
is no proof
(Oregon), formerly known
as Dog River Yellow Dog River Dog Salmon River
Nahr al-Kalb, a river
in Lebanon Dog
- The Rhodesian Ridgeback
is a dog breed
bred in the Southern Africa
region. Its forebears
can be traced
to the semi-domesticated, ridged hunting
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