Astyanax


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Astyanax

(əstī`ənăks), in Greek mythology, son of Hector and Andromache. When the Greeks captured Troy, they killed him out of fear that he would avenge his father and his city. He was also known as Scamandrius.

Astyanax

Hector’s infant son, thrown from the walls of Troy by the Greeks. [Gk. Myth.: Hamilton, 289]
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Descricao de uma especie nova de Astyanax (Teleostei: Characidae) da bacia do alto rio Parana e consideracoes sobre as demais especies do genero na bacia.
TAXA M B S E Orden/Familia/Especie CHARACIFORMES Parodontidae Parodon suborbitalis 11 12 24 Curimatidae Cyphocharax magdalenae 3 2 10 x Prochilodontidae Prochilodus magdalenae 14 1 6 x Anostomidae oeporinus muyscorum 3 1 0 x Crenuchidae Characidium fasciatum 3 0 7 Gsteropelecidae Gasteropelecus maculatus 0 1 0 Characidae Argopleura magdalenensis 81 32 0 x Astyanax magdalenae 0 6 0 x Astyanax fasciatus 13 28 118 Astyanax microlepis 62 612 0 x aCereagrutus magdalenae 253 353 250 x Gephyrocharax melanocheir 10 32 12 x Hemibrycon sp.
Therefore, this study evaluated how the inclusion of sesame oil associated with soy oil (SO), linseed oil (LO) or FRO (freshwater fish residue oil) in diets fed to lambari Astyanax altiparanae (Garutti & Bristski, 2000) affected the growth performance parameters, body chemical composition and determined possible physiological alterations.
Astyanax have presented an extensive diversity in the chromosome number and karyotype formula, both intra- and interspecifically, besides the occurrence of B chromosomes and natural polyploidy for some populations (Malacrida et al.
5 0 Cyprinus carpio 0 0 0 0 Hybognathus amarus 0 0 0 0 Macrhybopsis aestivalis 0 0 0 0 Notropis braytoni 0 0 0 0 Notropis chihuahua 0 0 0 0 Pimephales promelas 0 0 0 0 Rhinichthys cataractae 0 0 0 0 Carpiodes carpio 0 0 0 0 Cycleptus elongatus 0 0 0 0 Moxostoma congestum 0 0 0 0 Astyanax mexicanus 34.
La mayor densidad por morfotipo y fase de desarrollo para la estacion Cano Grande fue registrada en junio y estuvo representada por Pimelodus blochii (flexion), seguido de Astyanax sp.
Astyanax altiparanae (lambari-do-rabo-amarelo) is native to Brazil and has attracted interest as a suitable species for aquaculture; however, only a small number of studies have been conducted on its nutrition (ABIMORAD; CASTELLANI, 2011).
En el Ecuador hasta ahora solo se ha registrado a Malagoniella (Malagoniella) astyanax Olivier, 1789, con una distribucion principalmente en los bosques de tierras bajas de la region amazonica (Carpio et al.
Rohner notes that at some point many thousands of years ago, a population of Astyanax mexicanus (a fish indigenous to northeastern Mexico) was swept from its hospitable river home into the unfriendly confines of underwater caves.
Astyanax aeneus (gunther, 1860); characidae: Sardina (PN, PS, ZN, CA, VC), Sardina de rio (PN, PS, ZN, CA, VC), Sardinilla (PN, PS, ZN, CA), Sabalete (ZN, CA), Sabalo (ZN), Sardina comun (PN, PS, ZN, CA), Plateada (PN, PS, ZN, CA), Machaca (ZN, CA), Coliroja (PS, ZN, CA), Picaculo (PN, ZN), Golosa (PS), Tetra (VC, Ac), Mojarra (PN, PS, CA).
Reproductive traits and population structure of Astyanax Aeneus (Characiformes: Characidae) from a subtropical river in Mexico