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Definition of the noun american crayfish
What does american crayfish mean as a name of something?
- common large crayfishes of eastern North America
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- more generic words: crawdad / crawdaddy / crawfish / crayfish = small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster
- part: ecrevisse / crawfish / crayfish / crawdad = tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly
- member of: Cambarus / genus Cambarus = a genus of Astacidae
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The introduction ofNorth American crayfish alsoresulted inthe unintentional introductionof afunguslike organism (Aphanomyces astaci) to Eurasian freshwater systems. Aphanomyces astaci does not appear toharm North American crayfish ...
Dictionary of Food (2009)
International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair
American crayfish The smallcommon crayfish, Procambarus clarkii, of North American rivers AmericancressLand cress American frosting United States A cake icing, hard on the outside but soft inside, madefrom sugar andwater boiled to120°C ...
by Charles Gordon Sinclair
like cod American crayfish The small common American crayfish ammonia crayfish Procamharus clarkii of North American American.
by Daniel Simberloff, Marcel Rejmanek
into Europe from North America, by North American crayfish, dramatically reduced Europe's native crayfish populations. Likewise, the introduction of whirling disease by brown trout ...
by Douglas M. Considine
The American crayfish (Orconectes limosus), introduced into Europe in 1890 is immune to the disease and also can survive in quite dirty water. It does not dig holes and can be seen feeding during the day. Although it cannot be compared in ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
The American crayfish ( Orconectes limosus), ...
An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features by Joyce A. Quinn, Susan L. Woodward
Invasive species, including American crayfish (Procambarus clarkia), Nutria ( Myocastor coypus), Wels catfish (Silurus glanis), and Zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) cause many problems. As a result of the extirpation of native endemic ...
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