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Synonyms for Lepisosteus

type genus of the Lepisosteidae: freshwater gars

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Contribucion al conocimiento de la biologia del pejelagarto Lepisosteus tropicus (Gill) y la tenguayaca Petenia splendida Gunther, del estado de Tabasco.
Allograft rejection in a holostean fish, Lepisosteus platyrhincus.
Eight species found in Big Creek were absent from its tributaries: Longnose Gar (Lepisosteus osseus), Gizzard Shad (Dorosoma cepedianum), Grass Carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella), Silver Carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix), Bighead Carp (H.
Champlain described what is likely a Lake Champlain gar pike (Lepisosteus osseus), as being five feet long, with a body as thick as his thigh, and a head the size of two fists.
2), Amia and Lepisosteus were chosen in order to have two extant outgroup taxa in the analysis representing both the Halecomorphi and the Ginglymodi (see Fig.
Five indigenous fish species, Lepisosteus tropicus (Gill), Astyanax fasciatus (Cuvier), Brycon guatemalensis (Regan), Ictalurus meridionalis (Gunther) and P.
Infection of oysters by the digenetic trematode Bucephalus suggested the presence of either the definitive host Lepisosteus (gars of the family Lepisosteidae) or the second intermediate host Mugil cephalus, the striped mullet.
For example, suppose the name Halecostomi had been defined as referring to the most inclusive clade comprising Amia calva Linnaeus 1766 and Perca fluviatilis Linnaeus 1758 but not Lepisosteus osseus Linnaeus 1758.
HUNTABLE POPULATIONS OF Lepisosteus spatula, or alligator gar, exist in the rivers, estuaries, and reservoirs of the Gulf Coast states and upstream to Arkansas and Oklahoma.