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Brown trout

LC control 85017262
LC classificationQL638.S2 Zoology
Topical headingBrown trout
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Variant(s)Salmo eriox
Salmo trutta
See alsoSalmo
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Sea trout
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Found inVassen, F. Etude de la compétition interspécifique entre les juvéniles de la truite commune (Salmo trutta L.) ... 1998: English abstr. (brown trout (S. trutta L.))
International Sea Trout Symposium (1st : 2004 : Cardiff, Wales). Sea trout, 2006: p. xi ("sea trout" is the name usually given to the adult anadromous (migratory, sea-going) form of Salmo trutta; amongst taxonomists, S. trutta is usually known as the brown trout; common usage has adopted the term "brown trout" as representing the non-migratory form)
Wikipedia, Sept. 24, 2007 (The brown trout (Salmo trutta morpha fario and S. trutta morpha lacustris) and the sea trout (S. trutta morpha trutta) are fish of the same species. They are distinguished chiefly by the fact that the brown trout is largely a freshwater fish, while the sea trout shows anadromous reproduction, migrating to the oceans for much of its life and returning to freshwater only to spawn.)