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Rana catesbeiana (American bullfrog)

The family Ranidae contains the true frogs. Among the species of commercial value for human consumption, those belonging to the genus...

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whirling disease

Myxobolus cerebralis is a freshwater parasite which cycles between salmon/trout and oligochaete worms. The myxozoan parasite was...

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Myxobolus cerebralis (whirling disease agent)

Myxobolus cerebralis, the myxozoan that causes whirling disease in salmon and trout, was first reported in Germany in the late...

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Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (chinook salmon)

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha are the largest of the Pacific salmon, with an average size of 18-20 lbs (8.2-9.1 kg); however, the largest...

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Coregonus albula (vendace)

Vendace (C. albula) is a salmonid fish with native distribution in northern parts of Europe. It is an obligate planktivore with...

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Coregonus clupeaformis (lake whitefish)

Coregonus clupeaformis, a pale, shy member of the trout/salmon family Salmonidae, has long been a mainstay of the commercial catch in...

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Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon)

Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon) is a highly valued species and has probably been so since humans colonized the Atlantic coasts of...

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Salvelinus alpinus (Arctic charr)

Salvelinus alpinus is a relative newcomer to the aquaculture industry. It was hoped that it would be a highly successful freshwater...

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Morone saxatilis (striped sea-bass)

The anadromous striped bass (Morone saxatilis) is one of four Morone species (see Pictures). The species name ‘saxatilis’ means...

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