alimentary canal

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Contents of alimentary canals were removed, sorted, and identified to the lowest practical taxon.
RESULTS AND DISCUSSION--Contents of alimentary canals were assessed among 2002 cohort fish (n = 88) and 2005 cohort fish (n = 95) for a total of 183 fish.
2000), all with undamaged alimentary canals, were examined for gut contents.
The acceleration in growth rate at 13 days follows an abrupt (within 3 days) change in diet, and in jaw and alimentary canal structure.
The alimentary canals (crop, proventriculous, and hindgut) of 25 late instars (large nymphs) and 25 adults for each species were removed and examined.