osmeriformes

Summary

Summary: An order of fish including smelts, galaxiids, and salamanderfish.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Type II antifreeze protein from a mid-latitude freshwater fish, Japanese smelt (Hypomesus nipponensis)
    Yasuhiro Yamashita
    Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Engineering, Kansai University, 3 3 35 Yamate cho, Suita, Osaka 564 8680, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 67:461-6. 2003
  2. ncbi Myxidium biliare sp. n. (Myxozoa) from gall bladder of Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) in Patagonia (Argentina)
    Gustavo P Viozzi
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Quintral 1250, 8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:190-4. 2003
  3. ncbi Invasive salmonids and lake order interact in the decline of puye grande Galaxias platei in western Patagonia lakes
    Cristian Correa
    Redpath Museum, Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Ecol Appl 22:828-42. 2012
  4. ncbi A multilocus phylogeny of Asian noodlefishes Salangidae (Teleostei: Osmeriformes) with a revised classification of the family
    Cuizhang Fu
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, Institute of Biodiversity Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 62:848-55. 2012
  5. ncbi Geological dates and molecular rates: rapid divergence of rivers and their biotas
    Jonathan M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Syst Biol 56:271-82. 2007
  6. ncbi Isolation and characterization of l-rhamnose-binding lectin, which binds to microsporidian Glugea plecoglossi, from ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) eggs
    Yasuharu Watanabe
    Department of Biomolecular Science, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University, Sendai 981 8555, Japan
    Dev Comp Immunol 32:487-99. 2008
  7. ncbi Seasonal freeze resistance of rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) is generated by differential expression of glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase, phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase, and antifreeze protein genes
    Ryan S Liebscher
    Institute for Marine Biosciences, National Research Council, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3Z1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 79:411-23. 2006
  8. ncbi A novel genotyping technique for distinguishing between Flavobacterium psychrophilum isolates virulent and avirulent to ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis altivelis (Temminck & Schlegel)
    E Fujiwara-Nagata
    Department of Fisheries, Kinki University, Nara, Japan
    J Fish Dis 35:471-80. 2012
  9. ncbi Pathogenesis of experimentally induced bacterial cold water disease in ayu Plecoglossus altivelis
    Satoshi Miwa
    Inland Station, National Research Institute of Aquaculture, Fisheries Research Agency, Tamaki, Mie 519 0423, Japan
    Dis Aquat Organ 67:93-104. 2005
  10. ncbi Growth of Flavobacterium psychrophilum in fish serum correlates with pathogenicity
    T Nagai
    Fisheries and Marine Technology Center, Hiroshima Prefectural Technology Research Institute, Kure, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Fish Dis 34:303-10. 2011

Detail Information

Publications144 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Type II antifreeze protein from a mid-latitude freshwater fish, Japanese smelt (Hypomesus nipponensis)
    Yasuhiro Yamashita
    Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Engineering, Kansai University, 3 3 35 Yamate cho, Suita, Osaka 564 8680, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 67:461-6. 2003
    ..0% identical with the entire herring AFP gene. The cDNA and amino acid sequence of the Japanese smelt AFP were the same length as those of herring AFP...
  2. ncbi Myxidium biliare sp. n. (Myxozoa) from gall bladder of Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) in Patagonia (Argentina)
    Gustavo P Viozzi
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Quintral 1250, 8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:190-4. 2003
    ..Prevalence was independent of host sex but increased with host length. Prevalence in 15 Patagonian Andean lakes (situated from 39 degrees 25'S to 41 degrees 30'S) ranged between 4.2% and 70%...
  3. ncbi Invasive salmonids and lake order interact in the decline of puye grande Galaxias platei in western Patagonia lakes
    Cristian Correa
    Redpath Museum, Department of Biology, McGill University, 859 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada
    Ecol Appl 22:828-42. 2012
    ..platei. Finally, pristine, high-order lakes should be actively protected as these have become rare and irreplaceable unspoiled references of the most diverse, natural lake ecosystems in Patagonia...
  4. ncbi A multilocus phylogeny of Asian noodlefishes Salangidae (Teleostei: Osmeriformes) with a revised classification of the family
    Cuizhang Fu
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, Institute of Biodiversity Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 62:848-55. 2012
    A group of small and transparent Asian noodlefishes (Osmeriformes: Salangidae) are commercially important fishery species, however, interrelationships among these fishes remain unresolved in previous studies using mitochondrial markers...
  5. ncbi Geological dates and molecular rates: rapid divergence of rivers and their biotas
    Jonathan M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Syst Biol 56:271-82. 2007
    ..We recommend that--wherever possible--biologists should start to reassess the conclusions of such studies by using more appropriate molecular calibrations derived from recent geological events...
  6. ncbi Isolation and characterization of l-rhamnose-binding lectin, which binds to microsporidian Glugea plecoglossi, from ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) eggs
    Yasuharu Watanabe
    Department of Biomolecular Science, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University, Sendai 981 8555, Japan
    Dev Comp Immunol 32:487-99. 2008
    ..plecoglossi spores, Gb3 could not be detected in either of them. The results suggest that SFL could interact with various glycoconjugates of pathogens to play a role in the adhesion of microorganisms invading in the body...
  7. ncbi Seasonal freeze resistance of rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) is generated by differential expression of glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase, phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase, and antifreeze protein genes
    Ryan S Liebscher
    Institute for Marine Biosciences, National Research Council, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3Z1, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 79:411-23. 2006
    ..Thus, winter freezing point depression in smelt appears to result from a seasonal cycle of GPDH gene expression, with an ensuing increase in the expression of PEPCK, and a similar but independent cycle of AFP gene expression...
  8. ncbi A novel genotyping technique for distinguishing between Flavobacterium psychrophilum isolates virulent and avirulent to ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis altivelis (Temminck & Schlegel)
    E Fujiwara-Nagata
    Department of Fisheries, Kinki University, Nara, Japan
    J Fish Dis 35:471-80. 2012
    ..The on/off switch assay provides a quick, simple, and very powerful DNA genotyping technique for F. psychrophilum isolates...
  9. ncbi Pathogenesis of experimentally induced bacterial cold water disease in ayu Plecoglossus altivelis
    Satoshi Miwa
    Inland Station, National Research Institute of Aquaculture, Fisheries Research Agency, Tamaki, Mie 519 0423, Japan
    Dis Aquat Organ 67:93-104. 2005
    ..The results suggest that skin injuries are major portals of entry for F. psychrophilum in ayu, and the bacterium has affinity for collagenous connective tissues...
  10. ncbi Growth of Flavobacterium psychrophilum in fish serum correlates with pathogenicity
    T Nagai
    Fisheries and Marine Technology Center, Hiroshima Prefectural Technology Research Institute, Kure, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Fish Dis 34:303-10. 2011
    ..These results indicate that the in vitro growth ability of F. psychrophilum isolates in fish serum correlates well with their pathogenicity to fish, particularly in ayu...
  11. ncbi Identification and characterization of a novel cathelicidin from ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis
    X J Lu
    Faculty of Life Science and Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 31:52-7. 2011
    ..Thus, aCATH may play an important role in the innate immunity of ayu, and this work enriches our knowledge in fish antimicrobial peptides...
  12. ncbi Across the southern Andes on fin: glacial refugia, drainage reversals and a secondary contact zone revealed by the phylogeographical signal of Galaxias platei in Patagonia
    Tyler S Zemlak
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H4J1
    Mol Ecol 17:5049-61. 2008
    ..These mechanisms, combined with evidence for recent, rapid and widespread population growth could explain the extensive contemporary distribution of G. platei throughout Patagonia...
  13. ncbi An empirical test of freshwater vicariance via river capture
    Christopher P Burridge
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Mol Ecol 16:1883-95. 2007
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  14. ncbi Control of glycerol production by rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) to provide freeze resistance and allow foraging at low winter temperatures
    William R Driedzic
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Lab Drive, St John s, NL, Canada A1C 5S7
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 139:347-57. 2004
    ..Overall, the phenomenon of glycerol production by rainbow smelt reveals an elegant connection of biochemistry to ecology that allows this species to exploit an otherwise unavailable food resource...
  15. ncbi Freeze resistance in rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax): seasonal pattern of glycerol and antifreeze protein levels and liver enzyme activity associated with glycerol production
    Johanne M Lewis
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland A1C 5S7, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 77:415-22. 2004
    ..These findings add further support to the concept that carbon for glycerol is derived from amino acids...
  16. ncbi Population sinks resulting from degraded habitats of an obligate life-history pathway
    Michael J H Hickford
    Marine Ecology Research Group, School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Oecologia 166:131-40. 2011
    ..We demonstrate that even a wide-ranging species with many robust adult populations can be compromised if a stage-specific habitat required to complete a life history is degraded by localised or more diffuse impacts...
  17. ncbi Molecular resolution of the systematics of a problematic group of fishes (Teleostei: Osmeridae) and evidence for morphological homoplasy
    Katriina L Ilves
    Department of Zoology, Biodiversity Research Centre, Native Fishes Research Group, University of British Columbia, 6270 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 50:163-78. 2009
    ..In addition, mapping 114 morphological characters used in previous studies onto our phylogeny shows widespread homoplasy, which is likely the source of the systematic disagreement produced in earlier works...
  18. ncbi Seasonal expressed sequence tags of rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) revealed by subtractive hybridization and the identification of two genes up-regulated during winter
    Robert C Richards
    Institute for Marine Biosciences, National Research Council, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 3Z1
    Gene 424:56-62. 2008
    ..The mitochondrial solute carrier and FK506-binding protein results may relate to changes in cortisol action, as both are regulated by cortisol in other species...
  19. ncbi Relationship between food availability, glycerol and glycogen levels in low-temperature challenged rainbow smelt Osmerus mordax
    William R Driedzic
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, A1C 5S7, Canada
    J Exp Biol 210:2866-72. 2007
    ..During the early part of the glycerol accumulation phase, all tissues except for liver have lower levels of glycerol in the intracellular space than the levels in plasma. In liver, glycerol is in equilibrium between the two compartments...
  20. ncbi Forecasting the spread of invasive rainbow smelt in the Laurentian Great Lakes region of North America
    Norman Mercado-Silva
    Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 680 N Park Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Conserv Biol 20:1740-9. 2006
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  21. pmc Rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) genomic library and EST resources
    K R von Schalburg
    Centre for Biomedical Research, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC V8W 3N5, Canada
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 10:487-91. 2008
    ..They also facilitate identification of genes important to fish and direct us toward new technologies for other studies in fish biology...
  22. ncbi Population dynamics of Philureter trigoniopsis (Monogenea: Ancyrocephalinae) from urinary organs of Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) in a cold temperate Andean Patagonian lake (Argentina)
    Gustavo P Viozzi
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
    J Parasitol 91:1368-73. 2005
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  23. ncbi Assessing carcinogenic risks associated with ingesting arsenic in farmed smeltfish (Ayu, Plecoglossus altirelis) in aseniasis-endemic area of Taiwan
    Jin Jing Lee
    Department of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 106, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Sci Total Environ 403:68-79. 2008
    ..The 95th percentile of TRs is considered in formulating a strategy for the aquacultural use of groundwater in the preliminary stage...
  24. ncbi Comparison of the RNA polymerase genes of marine birnavirus strains and other birnaviruses
    C X Zhang
    Centre for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University, Ehime, Japan
    Arch Virol 148:745-58. 2003
    ..The Genogroup I consisted of four IPNV A1 serotype strains. All MABV strains were clustered into Genogroup II. Only IPNV SP strain was clustered into an independent Genogroup III...
  25. ncbi Molecular cloning of cone opsin genes and their expression in the retina of a smelt, Ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis, Teleostei)
    Toshifumi Minamoto
    Division of Molecular Ecology, Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Otsu, Shiga 520 2113, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 140:197-205. 2005
    ..It was shown that an individual ayu expresses two RH2 opsins simultaneously in different types of cone cells...
  26. ncbi Retina-type rhodopsin gene expressed in the brain of a teleost, ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis)
    Tomohiro Masuda
    Department of Aquatic Bioscience, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 20:989-97. 2003
    ..These results indicate that the rhodospin gene is expressed in the retina and brain and mediates not only visual but also nonvisual functions such as photoperiodism and entrainment of the circadian clock...
  27. ncbi Comparison of liver enzymes in osmerid fishes: key differences between a glycerol accumulating species, rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax), and a species that does not accumulate glycerol, capelin (Mallotus villosus)
    J R Treberg
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada A1C 5S7
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 132:433-8. 2002
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  28. ncbi Purification, characterization, cDNA cloning, and expression of asialofetuin-binding C-type lectin from eggs of shishamo smelt (Osmerus [Spirinchus] lanceolatus)
    Masahiro Hosono
    Cancer Research Institute, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, 4 4 1 Komatsushima, Aoba ku, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1725:160-73. 2005
    ..The specific activities of rHisOLABL-L, rHisOLABL-H, and native OLABL were 500, 36, and 20, respectively. These findings suggest that the combination of subunits may affect the solubility and activity of these dimeric form lectins...
  29. ncbi Genes meet geology: fish phylogeographic pattern reflects ancient, rather than modern, drainage connections
    J M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Evolution 55:1844-51. 2001
    ..Our study reinforces the value of combining biological and geological data for the formulation and testing of historical hypotheses...
  30. ncbi Extreme positive selection on a new highly-expressed larval glycoprotein (LGP) gene in Galaxias fishes (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae)
    Lise J Wallis
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Mol Biol Evol 28:399-406. 2011
    ..We postulate that the strong Darwinian evolution exhibited by this protein may reflect some type of immunoprotection at this vulnerable larval stage...
  31. ncbi Time trends (1983-1999) for organochlorines and polybrominated diphenyl ethers in rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) from Lakes Michigan, Huron, and Superior, USA
    Sergei M Chernyak
    US Geological Service Great Lakes Science Center, 1451 Green Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:1632-41. 2005
    ..Time trends for the PBDEs were increasing exponentially at all sites, with concentration-doubling times varying from 1.58 to 2.94 years...
  32. ncbi Trophic interference by Salmo trutta on Aplochiton zebra and Aplochiton taeniatus in southern Patagonian lakes
    A Elgueta
    Centro de Ciencias Ambientales, EULA, Universidad de Concepcion, Barrio Universitario sn, Concepcion, Chile
    J Fish Biol 82:430-43. 2013
    ..Such interference could lead to a population decline of this species and would explain the current distribution range decline and allopatry with S. trutta in fluvial systems...
  33. pmc Food web dynamics affect Northeast Arctic cod recruitment
    Dag Ø Hjermann
    Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis CEES, Department of Biology, University of Oslo, PO Box 1050, Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Proc Biol Sci 274:661-9. 2007
    ..Based on this model, we analyse data on cod, herring and temperature going back to 1921 and find that food-web effects explain a significant part of the cod recruitment variation back to around 1950...
  34. ncbi An interaction between leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin 2 and transferrin of ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis
    Jiong Chen
    Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Applied Marine Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Ningbo City 315211, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 26:536-42. 2009
    ..However, no cross-species interactions were determined. Based on published data, the Tf-LECT2 interaction is suggested to be most possibly involved in the body's defense against infection...
  35. pmc Digestibility and IgE-binding of glycosylated codfish parvalbumin
    Harmen H J De Jongh
    TI Food and Nutrition, P O Box 557, 6700 AN Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biomed Res Int 2013:756789. 2013
    ..Therefore, food-processing conditions applied to fish allergen can potentially lead to increased allergenicity, even while the protein's digestibility is not affected by such processing...
  36. pmc Population structure of the fish pathogen Flavobacterium psychrophilum at whole-country and model river levels in Japan
    Erina Fujiwara-Nagata
    Department of Fisheries, Kinki University, Nara, Japan
    Vet Res 44:34. 2013
    ..psychrophilum in Japan. Two findings were made that are important for disease control: 1) at least two independent F. psychrophilum lineages infect ayu and 2) co-infections of the same individual fish by different strains occur...
  37. ncbi Evaluating the performance of captive breeding techniques for conservation hatcheries: a case study of the delta smelt captive breeding program
    Kathleen M Fisch
    Collections Department of San Diego Zoo Global, PO Box 120551, San Diego, CA 92112, USA
    J Hered 104:92-104. 2013
    ..The results of this study yield management insights into the practical application of genetic management plans for captive populations and conservation hatcheries, in an attempt to preserve the genetic integrity of endangered species...
  38. ncbi Is the habitation of acidic-water sanctuaries by galaxiid fish facilitated by natural organic matter modification of sodium metabolism?
    Chris N Glover
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Physiol Biochem Zool 85:460-9. 2012
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  39. ncbi Transcriptomic profiling permits the identification of pollutant sources and effects in ambient water samples
    Matthias Hasenbein
    Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Cell Biology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA Aquatic Systems Biology Unit, Department of Ecology and Ecosystem Management, Technische Universitat Munchen, Mühlenweg 22, D 85354 Freising, Germany Department of Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Sci Total Environ 468:688-98. 2014
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  40. ncbi Phylogenetic position of the enigmatic Lepidogalaxias salamandroides with comment on the orders of lower euteleostean fishes
    Jun Li
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, and Institute of Biodiversity Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:932-6. 2010
    ..In addition our evidence shows that Osmeriformes should be restricted Retropinnidae, Osmeridae, Plecoglossidae and Salangidae...
  41. ncbi Infection of Myxobolus galaxii (Myxozoa) in Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) from northwestern Patagonian Andean lakes (Argentina)
    Veronica Flores
    CONICET UNC Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Quintral 1250 8400, San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
    J Parasitol 93:418-21. 2007
    ..Also, accumulation of plasmodia through the life span of fish was detected...
  42. ncbi Histopathological changes in the liver, kidneys, and testes of bank voles environmentally exposed to heavy metal emissions from the steelworks and zinc smelter in Poland
    Monika Damek-Poprawa
    Faculty of Food Technology, Agricultural University, ul Balicka 122, 30 149 Krakow, Poland
    Environ Res 96:72-8. 2004
    ..Histopathological changes in the kidneys of the rodents from Krakow as well as changes to the liver and kidneys of the animals from Bukowno were demonstrated...
  43. pmc Molecular phylogeny and phylogeography of the Australian freshwater fish genus Galaxiella, with an emphasis on dwarf galaxias (G. pusilla)
    Peter J Unmack
    National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38433. 2012
    ..High levels of genetic divergence and the discovery of new cryptic species have important implications for the conservation of this already threatened group of freshwater species...
  44. ncbi Prokaryotic expression, purification, and refolding of leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin 2 and its effect on gene expression of head kidney-derived macrophages of a teleost fish, ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis)
    R C Zhang
    Faculty of Life Science and Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Ningbo City 315211, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 31:911-8. 2011
    ..This study provides a basis for further studies of the mechanism of cytokine LECT2 in fish immune responses...
  45. ncbi A simulation of food-web interactions leading to rainbow smelt Osmerus mordax dominance in Sparkling Lake, Wisconsin
    B M Roth
    Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Fish Biol 77:1379-405. 2010
    ..Consequently, angler harvest should be carefully managed in lakes susceptible to O. mordax invasions because the alternative could lead to fishery collapse...
  46. ncbi Glycerol loss to water exceeds glycerol catabolism via glycerol kinase in freeze-resistant rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax)
    Delphine Ditlecadet
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial Univ of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 300:R674-84. 2011
    ..Although not important in glycerol clearance, GK in liver might have an important metabolic function for other purposes, such as gluconeogenesis, as evidenced by the significant increase of activity at the end of the cycle...
  47. ncbi TaqMan assays for the genetic identification of delta smelt (Hypomesus transpacificus) and wakasagi smelt (Hypomesus nipponensis)
    Melinda R Baerwald
    Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis, One Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Mol Ecol Resour 11:784-5. 2011
    ..We anticipate these assays will prove useful for future scientific studies requiring genetic species identification (e.g. predation of smelt) or monitoring (e.g. detection of delta smelt near water diversions)...
  48. ncbi Climate-induced changes to the ancestral population size of two Patagonian galaxiids: the influence of glacial cycling
    Tyler S Zemlak
    Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Mol Ecol 20:5280-94. 2011
    ..400,000 bp). Unusually long and warm interglacials associated with the late-Quaternary may have helped to facilitate a strong population rebound in this primarily coastal species...
  49. ncbi Expression analysis of glycerol synthesis-related liver transcripts in rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) exposed to a controlled decrease in temperature
    Jennifer R Hall
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland A1C 5S7, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 85:74-84. 2012
    ..Lipoprotein lipase transcript levels were higher, suggesting enhanced lipid breakdown to fuel energy metabolism. Glutamine synthetase transcript levels were higher, perhaps to store nitrogen for biosynthesis in spring...
  50. ncbi Life-cycle stages of a Posthodiplostomum species (Digenea: Diplostomidae) from Patagonia, Argentina
    Luciano Ritossa
    Laboratorio de Parasitología INIBIOMA CONICET Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Avda Quintral 1250 8400 Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
    J Parasitol 99:777-80. 2013
    ..on the basis of morphological features. This is the first description of sporocysts, cercariae, metacercariae, and adults stages of a Posthodiplostomum species in Patagonia, including data about its natural intermediate hosts...
  51. ncbi Population structure and stock identification of Eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus), an anadromous smelt, in the pacific northwest
    Terry D Beacham
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Pacific Biological Station, Nanaimo, B C, V9T 6N7, Canada
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 7:363-72. 2005
    ..These results have implications for the management of trawl fisheries and conservation of spawning populations in some rivers where abundance is at historically low levels...
  52. ncbi Balancing genetic uniqueness and genetic variation in determining conservation and translocation strategies: a comprehensive case study of threatened dwarf galaxias, Galaxiella pusilla (Mack) (Pisces: Galaxiidae)
    R A Coleman
    Victorian Centre for Aquatic Pollution Identification and Management, Bio21 Institute, Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Ecol 22:1820-35. 2013
    ..pusilla, which contrasted to the framework based on a more traditional approach that may overlook important genetic variation in populations...
  53. ncbi The use of warmed water treatment to induce protective immunity against the bacterial cold-water disease pathogen Flavobacterium psychrophilum in ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis)
    K Sugahara
    Shiga Prefectural Fisheries Experimental Station, 2138 3 Hassakacho, Hikone, Shiga, Japan
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 32:489-93. 2012
    ..psychrophilum in agglutination tests. These results demonstrate that warmed water treatment could not only cure BCWD but also immunize the fish against the causative agent F. psychrophilum...
  54. pmc Smelt was the likely beneficiary of an antifreeze gene laterally transferred between fishes
    Laurie A Graham
    Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    BMC Evol Biol 12:190. 2012
    ..The alternative hypothesis, that the AFP evolved from a lectin present in a shared ancestor and that this gene was lost in most species, is not favored because both the exon and intron sequences are highly conserved...
  55. pmc Comparing climate change and species invasions as drivers of coldwater fish population extirpations
    Sapna Sharma
    Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e22906. 2011
    ..Our results highlight the potentially dominant role of climate change as a driver of biotic change...
  56. ncbi Toxicity of crude oil and pyrene to the embryos of beach spawning capelin (Mallotus villosus)
    Marianne Frantzen
    Akvaplan niva, Fram Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Aquat Toxicol 108:42-52. 2012
    ..Early life-history stages of capelin are sensitive indicators of PAH impacts, but the mechanisms responsible for the toxic effects require further investigation...
  57. ncbi Aspects of the biology of Galaxias maculatus
    L J B Laurenson
    School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Deakin University, P O Box 423, Warrnambool, VIC 3280, Australia
    J Fish Biol 81:1085-100. 2012
    ..Length frequency analysis suggested that the majority of fishes live for a year...
  58. ncbi A new method for random mutagenesis by error-prone polymerase chain reaction using heavy water
    Toshifumi Minamoto
    Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Japan
    J Biotechnol 157:71-4. 2012
    ..Our new epPCR method, and possibly combining the use of D(2)O and H(2)(18)O, may be a powerful random mutagenesis technique...
  59. ncbi Proliferation of elongate fishes in the deep sea
    F C Neat
    Marine Scotland Science, Marine Laboratory, 375 Victoria Road, Aberdeen, Scotland AB11 9DB, U K
    J Fish Biol 83:1576-91. 2013
    ..The strength of this phenomenon varied between higher level taxa, being most apparent in the Gadiformes and Osmeriformes, and weak or absent in the Perciformes and Selachimorpha...
  60. ncbi Sequencing of the first ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) macrophage transcriptome and microarray development for investigation the effect of LECT2 on macrophages
    Xin jiang Lu
    School of Marine Sciences, Ningbo University, Ningbo City, Zhejiang Province 315211, China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 34:497-504. 2013
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  61. ncbi Differences in lipid characteristics among populations: low-temperature adaptability of ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis
    Changhu Xue
    National Research Institute of Fisheries Science, Fisheries Research Agency, 2 12 4 Fuku ura, Kanazawa Ku, Yokohama shi 236 8648, Japan
    Lipids 47:75-92. 2012
    ..From these results, we concluded that the Setogawa River population actively concentrates long-chain PUFA in its polar lipids and has high adaptability to low temperature...
  62. ncbi Migration as an escape from parasitism in New Zealand galaxiid fishes
    Robert Poulin
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Oecologia 169:955-63. 2012
    ..Therefore, either the historical adoption of a migratory strategy in some Galaxias was an adaptation against parasitism, or it evolved for other reasons and now provides protection from infection as a coincidental side-effect...
  63. ncbi Gene trees versus species trees: reassessing life-history evolution in a freshwater fish radiation
    Jonathan M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Syst Biol 59:504-17. 2010
    ..We discuss factors that might explain the apparently misleading phylogenetic inferences generated by mtDNA...
  64. ncbi Does ecological energetics lead to trophic competition in juvenile fish? A case study from the Vistula Lagoon (southern Baltic Sea)
    Krystyna Maciejewska
    Sea Fisheries Institute, Ul Kołłątaja 1, 81 332 Gdynia, Poland
    Mar Pollut Bull 61:178-82. 2010
    ..The coefficient of assimilation efficiency U(-1) and coefficient of the utilization of assimilated energy for growth K2 also had the highest values in this species...
  65. ncbi Phylogeny and morphology of Glugea hertwigi from rainbow smelt Osmerus mordax found in Prince Edward Island, Canada
    J Lovy
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
    Dis Aquat Organ 86:235-43. 2009
    ..hertwigi prepared in the present study completed the set of sequences of Glugea spp. available for comparison. The high level of rDNA sequence identity between Glugea spp. suggests that these may be variants of a single species...
  66. ncbi Molecular analysis, tissue profiles, and seasonal patterns of cytosolic and mitochondrial GPDH in freeze-resistant rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax)
    Jason L Robinson
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland A1C 5S7, Canada
    Physiol Biochem Zool 84:363-76. 2011
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest that liver cGPDH and mGPDH play a key role in the glycerol accumulation and decrease phases, respectively...
  67. ncbi Trematode infection causes malformations and population effects in a declining New Zealand fish
    David W Kelly
    Landcare Research, 764 Cumberland Street, Dunedin, Private Bag 1930, New Zealand
    J Anim Ecol 79:445-52. 2010
    ..With global environmental stressors predicted to enhance trematode infections, our results show that parasite-induced malformation, and its population-scale impacts, could be more widespread than previously considered...
  68. ncbi An interaction between a C-type lectin receptor and leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin 2 of ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis
    Jiong Chen
    Faculty of Life Science and Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Ningbo 315211, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 28:245-8. 2010
    ..The identification of this CLR/LECT2 interaction sheds light on the mechanism of serum LECT2 changes resulting in cellular immune responses...
  69. ncbi A new hedrurid species (Nematoda) from galaxiid fishes in Patagonia (Argentina) and infection of amphipods as intermediate host
    Norma L Brugni
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, INIBIOMA Universidad Nacional del Comahue CONICET, Quintral 1250, 8400 Bariloche, Argentina
    J Parasitol 96:109-15. 2010
    ..suttonae , collectively indicate that, in these oligotrophic Andean lakes, G. maculatus and G. platei are true definitive hosts of this nematode...
  70. ncbi A novel fish herpesvirus of Osmerus eperlanus
    Nurith J Jakob
    Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Virus Genes 41:81-5. 2010
    ..All attempts to study host range of HVOE1 failed as no virus replication was observed, indicating that infectivity was lost or the suitable cell culture was missing. The genomic DNA of HVOE1 was analyzed by DNA restriction endonucleases...
  71. ncbi Ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) in a contact zone between amphidromous and landlocked forms: genetic analyses of populations in the Yodo River system
    Hirohiko Takeshima
    Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo, Minamidai 1 15 1, Nakano, Tokyo 164 8639, Japan
    Zoolog Sci 26:536-42. 2009
    ..it is likely that upstream migrants of the landlocked Lake Biwa form are supplied annually as well-developed larvae drifting out from Lake Biwa, but contribute very little to the next generation...
  72. pmc Linking mechanistic and behavioral responses to sublethal esfenvalerate exposure in the endangered delta smelt; Hypomesus transpacificus (Fam. Osmeridae)
    Richard E Connon
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Cell Biology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    BMC Genomics 10:608. 2009
    ..Selected genes were further investigated as molecular biomarkers using quantitative PCR analyses...
  73. ncbi Comparison of the bacterial community structures of Ayu-narezushi produced by two different manufacturers
    Hiroki Matsui
    Graduate School of Bioresources, Mie University, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Biocontrol Sci 15:63-8. 2010
    ..The results of LIBSHUFF indicated a significant difference between 2 libraries (P = 0.001)...
  74. ncbi Cladogenesis and loss of the marine life-history phase in freshwater galaxiid fishes (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae)
    J M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Evolution 55:587-97. 2001
    ..The divergence (maximum 11.5%) between Tasmanian and New Zealand G. brevipinnis, although large, supports marine dispersal rather than vicariance as the principle biogeographic mechanism on an intercontinental scale...
  75. ncbi Impact of a caged-trout farm on parasites of Galaxias maculatus in Lake Moreno, southern Argentina
    Jorge E Revenga
    Departamento de Acuicultura, CRUB, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Quintral 1250, 8400 Bariloche, Argentina
    J Parasitol 91:707-9. 2005
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first study in the Americas linking fish-farm pollution to helminth parasites in wild fish...
  76. ncbi Identification and validation of differentially expressed transcripts in a hepatocyte model of cold-induced glycerol production in rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax)
    Jennifer R Hall
    Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial Univ of Newfoundland, 1 Marine Lab Road, St John s, NL, A1C 5S7, Canada
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 301:R995-R1010. 2011
    ..Finally, this study also presents the novel finding of increased glutamine synthetase transcript levels in response to low temperature...
  77. ncbi Use of suppressive subtractive hybridization to identify differentially expressed genes in ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) associated with Listonella anguillarum infection
    Chang H Li
    Faculty of Life Science and Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Ningbo City, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 31:500-6. 2011
    ..Western blot analysis revealed that serum Wap65-2 of ayu significantly increased after bacterial infection, suggesting that it was a positive acute-phase protein (APP)...
  78. ncbi Historical introgression and the role of selective vs. neutral processes in structuring nuclear genetic variation (AFLP) in a circumpolar marine fish, the capelin (Mallotus villosus)
    Gabriel J Colbeck
    Departement de Biologie, Pavillon Vachon, 1045 avenue de la Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
    Mol Ecol 20:1976-87. 2011
    ..These results suggest strong between-clade reproductive isolation despite opportunities for gene flow and support the hypothesis that selection can contribute to divergence in otherwise 'open' systems...
  79. ncbi Identification and quantification of arsenolipids using reversed-phase HPLC coupled simultaneously to high-resolution ICPMS and high-resolution electrospray MS without species-specific standards
    Kenneth O Amayo
    Trace Element Speciation Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Anal Chem 83:3589-95. 2011
    ..This molecular formula is unusual and in contrast to all previously identified arsenic-containing fatty acids with odd numbers of carbon...
  80. ncbi Comparative genomics in erythropoietic gene discovery: synergisms between the Antarctic icefishes and the zebrafish
    H William Detrich
    Department of Biology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 77:475-503. 2004
  81. ncbi Influence of a dispersant on the bioaccumulation of phenanthrene by topsmelt (Atherinops affinis)
    E E Mielbrecht
    Department of Ocean Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 61:44-52. 2005
    ..05). However, overall PHN depuration was not affected by dispersant use. Thus, chemical dispersant use in oil spill response may reduce short-term uptake but not long-term accumulation of hydrocarbons such as PHN in pelagic fish...
  82. ncbi Preliminary study on linkage mapping based on microsatellite DNA and AFLP markers using homozygous clonal fish in ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis)
    Tomohisa Watanabe
    Laboratory of Applied Population Genetics, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, 1 1 Tsutsumidori Amamiyamachi, Sendai, Miyagi 981 8555, Japan
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 6:327-34. 2004
    ..6 cM, which includes approximately 77.3% to 81.8% of the total genome. As the markers were randomly distributed over the genome, they showed high efficiency for the construction of a wide linkage map...
  83. ncbi Molecular and sugar-binding heterogeneity of C-type lectins from Osmerus (Spirinchus) lanceolatus eggs
    Shigeki Sugawara
    Cancer Research Institute, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai 981 8558, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 28:791-6. 2005
    ..These results suggest that Cys(136) might contribute to the intermolecular disulfide bond in the rOLLafl-L dimer, and that the intramolecular disulfide bond concerning Cys(131) might important for lectin activity...
  84. ncbi Allocreadium pichi n. sp. (Trematoda: Allocreadiidae) in Galaxias maculatus (Osteichthyes: Galaxiidae) from Lake Moreno in Patagonia (Argentina)
    Verónica R Flores
    Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Avda Quintral 1250, 8400 Bariloche, Argentina
    Syst Parasitol 58:217-21. 2004
    ..In addition, the synonymy of A. patagonicum with Polylekithum percai Ostrowski de Núñez, Brugni & Viozzi, 2000 is proposed herein...
  85. ncbi Occurrence of Proteocephalus tetrastomus (Rudolphi, 1810) (Cestoda: Proteocephalidea) in larval rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) in North America: identification of a potential pathogen confirmed
    T Scholz
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of South Bohemia, Branisovska 31, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Parasitol 90:425-7. 2004
    ..The parasite occurs only in larval, but not adult, smelt in the Saint Lawrence Estuary. Prevalence of larval smelt infection was 42% (n = 50), mean intensity 2.1 +/- 2.4 and mean abundance 1.1 +/- 1.0...
  86. ncbi Phylogeographical analysis of an estuarine fish, Salanx ariakensis (Osmeridae: Salanginae) in the north-western Pacific
    X Hua
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, and Institute of Biodiversity Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    J Fish Biol 75:354-67. 2009
    ..These findings indicate that cycles of geographic isolation and secondary contact happened in the Pleistocene glacial-interglacial cycles shaping genetic structure and population demography of S. ariakensis...
  87. ncbi Molecular cloning of liver Wap65 cDNA in ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) and mRNA expression changes following Listonella anguillarum infection
    Yu H Shi
    Key Laboratory of Applied Marine Biotechnology, Ministry of Education, Ningbo University, Zhejiang, People s Republic of China
    Mol Biol Rep 37:1523-9. 2010
    ..However, aWap65 transcripts were significantly increased in various tissues at 24 hpi when hemolysis developing, suggesting that aWap65 might be involved in the immune response of ayu...
  88. ncbi Increased liver protein and mRNA expression of natural killer cell-enhancing factor B (NKEF-B) in ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis) after Aeromonas hydrophila infection
    Jiong Chen
    Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education for Applied Marine Biotechnology, Ningbo University, Fenghua Road 818, Ningbo City 315211, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 26:567-71. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the increased NKEF-B mRNA and protein expression in ayu were closely associated with A. hydrophila infection...
  89. ncbi Accelerated hepatic glycerol synthesis in rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) is fuelled directly by glucose and alanine: a 1H and 13C nuclear magnetic resonance study
    John A Walter
    NRC Institute for Marine Biosciences, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 3Z1
    J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol 305:480-8. 2006
    ..Glucose can also be metabolised to glycerol via an abbreviated form of glycolysis that similarly leads to glycerol through DHAP...
  90. doi gyrA and parC associated with quinolone resistance in Vibrio anguillarum
    C Rodkhum
    Laboratory of Genome Science, Graduate School of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Fish Dis 31:395-9. 2008
  91. ncbi Karyotype and chromosomal characteristics of Ag-NOR sites and 5S rDNA in European smelt, Osmerus eperlanus
    K Ocalewicz
    Department of Ichthyology, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, ul Oczapowskiego 5, 10 718 Olsztyn Kortowo, Poland
    Genetica 131:29-35. 2007
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  92. ncbi Expression and immunogenic comparison of VP2 and VP3 from marine birnavirus
    H J Xu
    College of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    J Fish Dis 31:297-304. 2008
    ..The rabbit anti-serum against VP3 was more sensitive than the rabbit anti-VP2e serum in detecting virus in MABV-infected fish, while fish anti-VP2e serum showed a stronger neutralization response than fish anti-VP3 serum...
  93. ncbi Flow cytometric analysis of the neutrophil respiratory burst of ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis: comparison with other fresh water fish
    Tadaaki Moritomo
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Nihon University, Kameino 1866, Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252 8510, Japan
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 15:29-38. 2003
    ..This unique character of ayu neutrophils was invariable even at different ages, locations, and sex-maturation stages...
  94. ncbi Bacteriophage control of Pseudomonas plecoglossicida infection in ayu Plecoglossus altivelis
    Se Chang Park
    Fish Pathobiology Laboratory, Graduate School of Biosphere Science, Hiroshima University, Higashihiroshima 739 8528, Japan
    Dis Aquat Organ 53:33-9. 2003
    ..Neither phage-resistant organisms nor phage-neutralizing antibodies were detected in diseased fish or apparently healthy fish, respectively. These results indicate the potential for phage control of the disease...
  95. ncbi The distribution of proliferating cells during odontogenesis in the incisor teeth of Plecoglossus altivelis
    Kin ya Kubo
    Department of Oral Anatomy, Division of Oral Structure, Function and Development, Asahi University School of Dentistry, 1851 1 Mozumi, Mizuho, Gifu 501 0296, Japan
    Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn 84:67-70. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that ameloblasts and odontoblasts actively divide around the region currently being formed, suggesting that enameloid and dentin are made in cooperation by ameloblasts and odontoblasts...
  96. ncbi Infection patterns of Tylodelphys barilochensis and T. crubensis (Trematoda: Diplostomatidae) metacercariae in Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) from two Patagonian lakes and observations on their geographical distribution in the southern Ande
    Veronica Flores
    Laboratorio de Parasitologla, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Avda Quintral 1250, 8400 San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
    J Parasitol 88:1135-9. 2002
    ..A seasonal pattern of prevalence and mean intensity of the 2 parasite species with autumn mean intensity values differing significantly from those of the other seasons was evident only in Lake Gutiérrez...
  97. ncbi Role of gap junctions and protein kinase A during the development of oocyte maturational competence in Ayu (Plecoglossus altivelis)
    Yoji Yamamoto
    Department of Marine Biosciences, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, 4 5 7 Konan, Minato ku, Tokyo 108 8477, Japan
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 155:789-95. 2008
    ..They are also consistent with the view that a precise balance between GJ-mediated signals (positive or negative) and oocyte maturational readiness is required for hormonally regulated meiotic resumption...
  98. ncbi Divergent selection maintains adaptive differentiation despite high gene flow between sympatric rainbow smelt ecotypes (Osmerus mordax Mitchill)
    Robert Saint-Laurent
    Departement de Biologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Mol Ecol 12:315-30. 2003
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  99. ncbi A new genus of dactylogyrid from the gills of Galaxias maculatus (Osmeriformes: Galaxiidae) in Maullín Basin, Patagonia, Chile
    Gustavo P Viozzi
    Laboratorio de Parasitologia, Centro Regional Universitario Bariloche, Universidad Nacional del Comahue, Quintral 1250, 8400 Bariloche, Argentina
    J Parasitol 93:542-4. 2007
    ..Inserotrema puyei n. sp. infects gills of G. maculatus from Llanquihue Lake, Maullín River, and Maullín Estuary. This is the first species of Ancyrocephalinae described from gills of a galaxiid...
  100. ncbi Differential expression and localization of four connexins in the ovary of the ayu (Plecoglossus Altivelis)
    Yoji Yamamoto
    Department of Marine Biosciences, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan
    Mol Reprod Dev 74:1113-23. 2007
    ..9 contributes to the formation of heterologous GJs between oocytes and granulosa cells. Moreover, GJs formed by Cx34.9 may function during the LH-dependent acquisition of OMC and the MIH-dependent resumption of meiosis in ayu...
  101. ncbi Post-settlement migratory behaviour and growth-related costs in two diadromous fish species, Galaxias maculatus and Galaxias brevipinnis
    C A Jung
    Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Fish Biol 75:503-15. 2009
    ..Given the duration of residency of these species in estuaries, this study indicates that estuaries are critical transitional habitats for diadromous fishes during their migration from marine to freshwater habitats...