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QUILLBACK CARPSUCKER [1 record]

Record 1 2016-02-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Fish
  • Seafood and Freshwater Food (Food Industries)
  • Commercial Fishing
Universal entry(ies)
OBS

A fish of the family Catostomidae.

OBS

quillback: trade name recommended by the "Comité de normalisation de la terminologie des pêches commerciales" and by Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Key term(s)
  • quillback carp sucker
  • spearfish
  • skimfish
  • silver carp

French

Domaine(s)
  • Poissons
  • Produits de mer et d'eau douce (Industr. alim.)
  • Pêche commerciale
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
OBS

Poisson de la famille des Catostomidae.

OBS

Espèce propre à l'Amérique. En Europe, le terme brème s'applique au genre Abramis.

OBS

brème d'Amérique : nom commercial normalisé par l'OLF et le Comité de normalisation de la terminologie des pêches commerciales.

OBS

Selon la source OLFAV, «couette» est une appellation non retenue pour désigner l'espèce commerciale «brème d'Amérique».

Spanish

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