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  • noun Plural form of alevin.

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Examples

  • Development of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) eggs and alevins under varied temperature regimes.

    Climate change effects on arctic freshwater fish populations

  • The brigade that is on the Mariel project remains, because the Mariel project is advantageous under any circumstances, and we will now build two dams here in Pinar del Rio, a center with 20 tanks for hatching alevins, and a canal.

    Castro Marks Blas Roca Contingent Anniversary

  • We will bring in alevins from the tanks that you are building in San Cristobal so that we can breed them here to.

    Castro Marks Blas Roca Contingent Anniversary

  • As they are lighter than the alevins, the current will generally carry them to the lower end of the tray, whence they may be removed with a piece of gauze spread on a wire ring, or by raising and lowering the tray gently in the water in alternately slanting directions.

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • Sickly alevins will, as a rule, drop out of the pack, and lie on the bottom or against the end of the hatching tray, where they are carried by the current.

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • This sac is gradually absorbed but until it is absorbed the young fish are called "alevins."

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • The mortality which occurs in the actual hatching out of the alevins does not, however, by any means end the trouble which the fish culturist has to encounter in the rearing of char.

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • As soon as the yolk-sacs of the alevins are absorbed the little fish cease to be alevins, and are called "fry."

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • "Blue Swelling" of the yolk-sac is another disease from which alevins sometimes suffer, but I have never heard of any cure for this.

    Amateur Fish Culture

  • I have observed this affection in the alevins of the rainbow trout (_Salmo irideus_), the common trout (_S. fario_) and the Quinnat or Californian

    Amateur Fish Culture

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