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Search Results for: anadromous

Anadromous

Migrating from the sea to fresh water to spawn.Pertaining to animals that live their lives in the sea and migrate to a... Read More

Escapement

Escapement (Science: zoology) That portion of an anadromous fish population that escapes the commercial and recreational... Read More

Lamprey

Lamprey (Science: zoology) An eel-like marsipobranch of the genus petromyzon, and allied genera. The lampreys have a round,... Read More

Resident fish

resident fish fish species that complete their entire life cycle in freshwater. Non-anadromous fish. An example is rainbow... Read More

Catadromous

Applied to migratory behavior of organisms that spend most of their lives in freshwater but travel to the sea to breed, eg... Read More

Still Water Animals

Through millions of years of evolution, animals living in an aquatic environment have diversified to occupy the ecological... Read More