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Synonyms for Anguillidae

eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to the sea to spawn

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Cross infection experiments were also performed to investigate the potential of cross infectivity in different hosts of the same fish family (Cyprinidae) as well as in hosts belonging to other fish families (Percidae, Anguillidae, Ictaluridae and Clariidae).
Family and Species Common name Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata American eel Atherinidae Menidia beryllina inland sliverside Catostomidae Erimyzon oblongus [C] creek chubsucker Centrarchidae Micropterus salmoides smallmouth bass Lepomisgihhosus pumpkinseed Lepomis macrochirus bluegill Clupeidea Alosa alewife spawning pseudoharegus (A,C) Alosa aestiualis (A,C) blueback herring spawning Alosa sapidissima (A,C) juvenile American shadspawning Dorosoma cepedianurn gizzard shad Cyprinidae Hybognathus regius eastern silvery Notemigonus crysoleucas golden shiner Ictaluridae Ictalurus furcatus (C) blue catfish Ictalurus punctatus channel catfish Ameirus nebulosas brown bullhead Ameirus catus white catfish Lepisosteidae Lepisosteus osseus longnose gar Moronidae Morone saratili.
Peva Anai'o Paluki Taxon Common Name Rurutu Ma'uke Niue Acanthuridae Surgeonfishes 3 4 3 Anguillidae Freshwater eels Balistidae Triggerfishes Carangidae Jacks 6 5 6 Cirrhitidae Hawkfishes Eleotridae Sleepers Holocentridae Squirrelfishes 5 3 Labridae Wrasses 4 2 Lethrinidae Emperors 5 4 Lutjanidae Snappers 5 Mullidae Goatfishes Scaridae Parrotfishes 2 6 2 Serranidae Groupers 1 1 1 Total ID 780 339 406 Total bones 5,021 1,816 3,239 HEN-5 MAN-44 Capture Taxon Henderson Mangaia Techniques Acanthuridae 2 3 net Anguillidae 6 hook Balistidae 4 hook/net Carangidae 3 hook/net Cirrhitidae 6 2 hook Eleotridae 1 hook/net Holocentridae hook Labridae 4 hook Lethrinidae hook Lutjanidae hook Mullidae 5 hook/net Scaridae net Serranidae 1 5 hook Total ID 1,557 628 Total bones 14,751 not reported
tergisus, mooneye 16 Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata, American eel Clupeidae Alosa chrysochloris, skipjack herring Dorosoma cepedianum, gizzard shad 3648 267 319 D.
1997 1998 Family Egg Species type Density FO Density FO Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata -- 0.
tergisus LeSueur, mooneye W, S Order Anguilliformes (eels) Family Anguillidae (eel) Anguilla rostrata (LeSueur), W, S American eel Order Clupeiformes (herring, shad) Family Clupeidae (herring) Alosa chrysochloris W, S (Rafinesque), skipjack herring A.
platostomus, 1-6, 9, 11, 26 shortnose gar Amiidae Amia calva, bowfin 1, 2, 7 Anguillidae Anguilla rostrata, Curry and American eel Spacie (1978) Clupeidae Alosa chrysochloris, 2, 4, 7, 10 skipjack herring Dorosoma cepedianum, 1-11, 46, 48, 49, gizzard shad 51, 52, 62, 67 D.