Common name of Oncorhynchus gorbuscha
Common name Saumon rose à bosse
Language French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country France
Ref. Kotlyar, A.N., 1984
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core behavior
1st modifier color pattern(s)
2nd modifier morphology
Remarks 'Saumon' from Latin 'salmo, -onis' linked to 'salire', i.e., to jump and hence, the leaping fish (p. 454 in Ref. 11979).; 'rose', i.e., pink, from Latin 'rosa', i.e., refers to roses (p. 656 in Ref. 9404); 'à bosse', i.e., 'hump' or 'bump'.
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