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ichthyology

 [ik″the-ol´o-je]
the study of fish.

ichthyology

(ĭk′thē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of zoology that deals with fishes.

ich′thy·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), ich′thy·o·log′i·cal adj.
ich′thy·ol′o·gist n.

ichthyology

(ĭk″thē-ŏl′ō-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason]
The study of fish.

ichthyology

the study of fishes.
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Unlike most of his fellow ichthyologists who were interested only in identifying and naming fishes, the eclectic Gudger wrote numerous papers about the habits of many bony fishes and sharks.
Internet] American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists.
Sirvio en numerosas sociedades profesionales incluyendo American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, American Fisheries Association, Texas Academy of Science, Hubbs-Sea-World Research Institute, Desert Fishes Council, y en la Southwestern Association of Naturalists.
Ichthyologists John Burns and Robert Javonillo (The George Washington University) suggested the use of pancreatin for enzymatic digestion of soft tissues.
This has been achieved largely thanks to the activities of the ichthyologists of the Vortsjarv Limnological Centre.
Perhaps more renowned ichthyologists may have waded in the Wabash River and its major tributaries than in any other North American river.
He delves into taxonomy and molecular biology and has enlisted the help and gained the following of paleontologists, biologists, ecologists, ichthyologists, and other scientists, who provide him clues to the accuracy of his exacting images.
Because both of these fish families belong to the Order Scorpaeniformes, some ichthyologists, Fowler apparently among them, call the entire order "sculpins" in familiar speech, despite it being a rather imprecise moniker.
While this book would be difficult for the general reader, it is a valuable resource for palaeontologists and ichthyologists who are interested in the past distribution of marine fishes.