cyprinid


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cyprinid

a member of the fish family Cyprinidae, including carp, tench, minnow, goldfish, barbel, chub, bream and many others.
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The goldfish is the only cyprinid that has morphologically differentiated sex chromosomes (Szczerbowski, 2002).
As with the cyprinid fossils, these catostomid specimens were not identified to genus due to their fragmentary nature.
Two cyprinids, the Yellowfin Shiner (Notropis lutipinnis) and Bluehead Chub (Nocomis leptocephalus), were the most abundant species and dominated catches from all but one habitat (Table I).
The '13' values obtained in the present study are also similar with those reported on other cyprinid fishes inhabiting in stream habitats, Puntius densisonii (3.
Spatial distribution of drifting cyprinid fishes in a shallow lowland river.
These include the cyprinid Gila grahamii Baird & Girard 1853 (USNM 252 [syntype]) (a synonym of Gila robusta) (see Gilbert 1998:88); the catostomids Catostomus latipinnis Baird & Girard 1853 (USNM 254 [paralectotype]) (see Gilbert 1998:189-190) and Catostomus lactarius Girard 1856 (USNM 257 [syntype]) (a synonym of Catostomus catostomus) (see Gilbert 1998:189); and the centrarchids Pomoxis nitidus Girard 1858 (USNM 261 [syntype]) (a synonym of Pomoxis annularis) (see Gilbert 1998:244) and Enneacanthus margarotis Gill & Jordan 1877 (USNM 20494 [syntype]) (a synonym of Enneacanthus gloriosus) (see Gilbert 1998:241).
Collections of this lowland cyprinid from Lafayette and Nevada counties represent new county records.
Notropis rupestris, a new cyprinid from the middle Cumberland River system, Tennessee, with comments on variation in Notropis heterolepis.
From hatching, fry were fed newly hatched Artemia until approximately 60 dph, when commercial (estrogen-free) cyprinid food pellets were introduced (Calverton Fish Farm, Nottingham, UK).
A new cyprinid fish of the genus Phoxinus (Pisces: Cypriniformes) from the Tennessee River drainage with comments on relationship and biogeography.
In this study, black spot parasites of the Phoxinus eos-neogaeus gynogenetic cyprinid complex, in Voyageurs National Park, were used to re-test the Red Queen Hypothesis, which suggest that sexual fish have an advantage over clonal fish regarding parasite loads.
4:00 ECOLOGICAL GENETICS OF CLONAL FISHES OF THE GYNOGENETIC CYPRINID MINNOWS OF THE PHOXINUS EOS-NEOGAEUS SPECIES COMPLEX IN VOYAGEURS' NATIONAL PARK, MINNESOTA, John F Elder, [Jr.