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Synonyms for mosquitofish

silvery topminnow with rows of black spots of tropical North America and West Indies

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Regional ecological risk assessment for the introduction of Gambusia affinis (western mosquitofish) into Montana watersheds.
In these studies, taxa such as Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides), Gizzard Shad (Dorosoma cepedianum), and Western Mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) were generalist reservoir native and non-native fishes that distinguished fish assemblages in reservoir tributaries and unimpounded streams.
Deduced primary structures of three types of vitellogenin in mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis), a viviparous fish.
"Although it is true that the mosquitofish is invasive in nature, it has been with us for so many decades and never it became a problem and for an instance, a threat to the environment," Rosario said.
These results corroborate those of Eagderi and Radkhah [48] recorded on Mosquitofish (Gambusia holbrooki) in three inland basins and those of Zamani et al.
Lawler SP, Dritz D, Strange T and Holyoak M (1999) Effects of introduced mosquitofish and bullfrogs on the threatened California Red-legged Frog.
We then exposed groups of 5 Nile tilapia, fathead minnows, or mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) to groups of 50 copepods (Table).
A natural experiment in life-history evolution: field data on the introduction of mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) to Hawaii.
// Mosquitofish to be released into Bahrain swamps to clean them.
Distribution of the mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis (Baird and Girard), in Indiana, with comments on resource competition.
[33.] Cengiz EL, Unlu E, Balci K (2001) The histopathological effects of Thiodan[R] on the liver and gut of mosquitofish, Gambusia affinis.
Suarez, Effects of Organic Matter, Alkalinity and Ph on Acute Copper Toxicity to Mosquitofish, Gambusia Holbrooki: Implications for a Multipurpose Management of Irrigation Ponds, Int Rev Hydrobiol, 98, 262 (2013).
Recognition and response to native and novel predators in the largespring mosquitofish, Gambusia geiseri.
Elevation of Glutathione-S-Transferase-and Inhibition of Cholinesterase Activity Asbiomarkers of Fungicide Toxicity in Mosquitofish Gambusia affinis.