On this page:
Definition of the noun Salmo Nelma
What does Salmo Nelma mean as a name of something?
Salmo nelma is a species of Stenodus, described by Pallas in 1773.
- synonym: species Salmo nelma
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Actinopterygii
- order: Salmoniformes
- family: Salmonidae
- genus: Stenodus
- species: Stenodus nelma
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Salmo nelma
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Salmo nelma, or the nelma. — Specific Character. Colour silvery white; head very long; lower jaw much the longest ; tail forked.
The Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature. - London, Longman, Hurst (usw.) 1819-20 (1819)
by Abraham Rees
But of all the fish of the Volga, the several kinds of sturgeons, and the white salmon (salmo nelma), are the best. The beluga is from 20 to 25 spans in length, and weighs between 30 and 45 poods. Sturgeons are from 5 to 8 spans lon , and from ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Salmo nelma
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Share this page
Go to the thesaurus of Salmo nelma to find many related words and phrases!