spawn

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shad-like food fish that runs rivers to spawn; often salted or smoked; sometimes placed in genus Pomolobus alewife , Alosa pseudoharengus , Pomolobus pseudoharengus
eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to the sea to spawn Anguillidae , family Anguillidae
eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to sea to spawn; found in Europe and America; marketed both fresh and smoked common eel , freshwater eel
marine food and game fish with dark longitudinal stripes; migrates upriver to spawn; sometimes placed in the genus Morone Roccus saxatilis , rockfish , striped bass , striper
egg mass or spawn of certain crustaceans such as the lobster roe
any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn salmon
fungus that attacks living fish and tadpoles and spawn causing white fungus disease: a coating of white hyphae on especially peripheral parts (as fins) Saprolegnia ferax , white fungus
silvery marine variety of brown trout that migrates to fresh water to spawn sea trout
herring-like food fishes that migrate from the sea to fresh water to spawn shad
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