Common name of Prosopium cylindraceum
 
Common name Round whitefish
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Canada
Locality Also used in Arctic Canada (Ref. 27545).
Ref. Scott, W.B. and E.J. Crossman, 1973
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core color pattern(s)
1st modifier morphology
2nd modifier
Remarks 'Round', i.e., cylindrical in shape, from Old French 'rond, ront, reont' from Latin 'rotundus', i.e., round (p. 449 in Ref. 11979); 'whitefish', i.e., any of the various market fishes with white flesh that is not oily (p. 1345 in Ref. 11978). Also used in Ref. 27545.
 
Entered by Garilao, Cristina V.
Modified by Sampang-Reyes, Arlene G.
Checked by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
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