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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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Saveliev, about this incredible Russian ichthyologist.
Gudger also wrote papers on the history of ichthyology, ranging from Pliny's "Historia Naturalis" to the Renaissance ichthyologists and their discoveries (Gudger, 1924, 1934, 1950).
Gilbert, later Jordan's close associate and a prominent ichthyologist in his own right; Charles Nutting, later professor of zoology at the University of Iowa; and Nellie Van de Grift, the sister in-law of Robert Louis Stevenson.
As all field ichthyologists recognize, the number of new species captured at a particular site decreases rapidly with time spent seining (Matthews 1998, p.
This illustrated note identifies and describes the species of fish named in honor of Hemingway by ichthyologist Henry W.
At the time, DFG ichthyologists thought it would take three to four years to build the fishery up to where it had been.
38) FWS gathered a group of four ichthyologists to study these questions.
Last year, a squadron of distinguished ichthyologists from the University of Washington arrived at the store in waders to lecture about fish.
Ichthyologists understand little more about the oarfish's habits now than they did in 1771, when the first specimen was described in the scientific literature by Morton Brunnich, a Danish naturalist.
He is a member of the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums, American Fisheries Society, American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists and International Association of Aquatic Animal Medicine.
Randall for being with other great ichthyologists and taxonomists on the board of directors all these years and for their support and trust in aqua.
In addition, ROM-led ichthyologists made the first documented sighting of Brook silverside (Labidesthes sicculus), a species of small fish that leaps through the air like tiny freshwater flying fish.