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coho salmon

[′kō‚hō ‚sa·mən]
(vertebrate zoology)
Oncorhynchus kisutch. A species that is widespread across both the Asian and western North American coasts, but is the rarest salmon throughout much of its range. Also known as silver salmon.
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Study by Cao et al [24] revealed that the level of prepro IGF-I mRNA is increased 6-fold in liver RNA isolated from Oncorhynchus kisutch (coho salmon) injected with bovine GH, as compared to untreated controls.
Paramoeba pemaquidensis (Sarcomastigophora: Paramoebidae) infestation of the gill of coho salmon Onchoryhnchus kisutch reared in sea water.
Changes in thyroid hormone levels in eggs and larvae and in iodide uptake by eggs of coho and chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch and O.
kisutch, respectively, in northeastern North America seem ultimately to have failed, despite initial signs of success (Lear, 1980).
Efecto de dietas con diferentes proporciones de proteinas y lipidos sobre la respuesta productiva y caracteristicas de la canal del salmon del Pacifico (Oncorhynchus kisutch).
Tracking environmental processes in the coastal zone for understanding and predicting Oregon coho (Oncorhynchus kisutch) marine survival.
[21.] Raven PA, Devlin RH, Higgs DA (2006) Influence of dietary digestible energy content on growth, protein and energy utilization and body composition of growth hormone transgenic and non-transgenic coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch).
Feeding periodicity and diel variation in diet composition of subyearling coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) and steelhead trout (Salmogairdneri) in a small stream during summer.
CDNA cloning and expression analysis of thyroid hormone receptor in the coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch during smoltification.
Stress response to transportation and fitness for marine survival in coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) smolts.
ABSTRACT--Formerly landlocked Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) juveniles (age 2) were monitored following release into the free-flowing Cowlitz River to determine if they remained in the river or resumed seaward migration.