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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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In order to pursue his interests in zoology, Holbrook had to overcome the impediments of inadequate library (8) and museum resources, absence of local ichthyological and herpetological colleagues with whom to confer, and remoteness from the great centers of natural history investigations.
Finally in mid-August, the USFC's orders were conveyed by Hugh McCormick Smith, and Rutter left Stanford on 20 August for an ichthyological survey of the streams emptying from the east into the Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys (Anonymous, 1899; Smith, 1901).
Alessandro De Maddalena is president of the Italian Ichthyological Society, curator of the Italian Great White Shark Data Bank, and a founding member of the Mediterranean Shark Research Group.
His iconic representations of fish, which have earned him honorary membership in the Gilbert Ichthyological Society and the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators, reflect the linearity of Northwest Native American design.
Ichthyological diversity of Inambari River, Madre de Dios, Peru
Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters 8: 349-358), asi como entre Poecilia velifera y P.
Other participants were Interdepartmental Ichthyological Commission of Russia, TINRO (Vladivostok), Pew Institute for Ocean Sciences (PIOS, University of Miami), U.
The Wabash River possesses a rich legacy of ichthyological investigations (Rafinesque 1820; Lesueur 1846; Cope 1868, 1870; Jordan 1877; Jordan & Copeland 1877; Swain 1883; Forbes & Richardson 1905).
Just me and a heavy-jawed rainbow trout--one that any fly-fisherman would call an ichthyological superstar.
The reappearance of the freckled madtom also demonstrates the importance of routine ichthyological sampling, particularly of the often-overlooked non-game fishes, as a way to monitor the status of our lakes and rivers.
These sorts of collaborations will continue to provide researchers and fishermen with accurate information and, for the rest of us, a rich source of stories about just how big, strange, ugly or beautiful our ichthyological heritage is.
Although I of course believe that she shares the vast majority of my beliefs about fish, I know that she can probably' set me straight about some ichthyological matters.