catadromous fish


catadromous fish
катадромная
полупроходная рыба

Англо-русский сельскохозяйственный словарь. 2013.

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  • Fish migration — Many species of salmon are anadromous and migrate long distances up rivers and streams to spawn. Many types of fish migrate on a regular basis, on time scales ranging from daily to annually or longer, and over distances ranging from a few metres… …   Wikipedia

  • catadromous — /keuh tad reuh meuhs/, adj. (of fish) migrating from fresh water to spawn in the sea, as eels of the genus Anguilla (distinguished from anadromous). [1880 85; CATA + DROMOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • catadromous — [ka tadrəməs] adjective Zoology (of a fish) migrating down rivers to the sea to spawn. The opposite of anadromous. Origin C19: from cata + Gk dromos running , on the pattern of anadromous …   English new terms dictionary

  • catadromous — ca•tad•ro•mous [[t]kəˈtæd rə məs[/t]] adj. ich (of fish) migrating from fresh water to spawn in the sea (disting. from anadromous). • Etymology: 1880–85; cata + dromous …   From formal English to slang

  • catadromous — adj. (of a fish, e.g. the eel) that swims down rivers to the sea to spawn (cf. ANADROMOUS). Etymology: Gk katadromos f. kata down + dromos running …   Useful english dictionary

  • quasi-catadromous — fish that live as young in estuaries but spawn in high salinity sea water, e.g. menhaden, mullet …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Coastal fish — Schooling threadfin, a coastal species Coastal fish, also called offshore fish or neritic fish, are fish that inhabit the sea between the shoreline and the edge of the continental shelf. Since the continental shelf is usually less than 200 metres …   Wikipedia

  • migration — migrational, adj. /muy gray sheuhn/, n. 1. the process or act of migrating. 2. a migratory movement: preparations for the migration. 3. a number or body of persons or animals migrating together. 4. Chem. a movement or change of position of atoms… …   Universalium

  • Fisheries glossary — This is a glossary of terms used in fisheries, fisheries management and fisheries science. A * Abundance is a measure of how many fish are in a population or a fishing ground. See relative abundance and absolute abundance.* Acoustic survey a… …   Wikipedia

  • American eel — Taxobox name = American eel image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii superordo = Elopomorpha ordo = Anguilliformes familia = Anguillidae genus = Anguilla species = A. rostrata range range map caption=Range… …   Wikipedia

  • Connecticut River — Coordinates: 41°16′20″N 72°20′03″W / 41.27222°N 72.33417°W / 41.27222; 72.33417 …   Wikipedia


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