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Glossary term starting with D

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dacriform
Daeng
Daggertooth
Dahn line
dam
damping capacity
Damselfishes
Danish pond
Danish seine
daphnids
dark body color
dark meat
Dark spotted moray
darwin
Darwinism
data
Data Definition Language
data dictionary
data flow model
data model
database
Database Management System
dataset
datastore
date of publication
daughter cell
Davis Museum of Wildlife & Fisheries Biology, California
Davis Strait
day degree
Dayton Museum of Natural History
DBF format
DDT
de novo vitellogenesis
death
debris
deca
decalcify
decapods
decibel
deciduous
deciduous scales
decision tree
decision-maker
declaration
declivous
decomposer
decomposition
decumbent
decurved
decussating
dedifferentiation
deep bottom area
deep epipelagic
deep lagoon floor
deep layer
deep pass
deep scaterring layer (DSL)
deep scattering layer
deep water
deep-sea
Deep-sea anglerfish
Deep-sea smelts
Deep-sea spiny eels
Deepwater cardinalfishes
Deepwater flatheads
Deepwater stingray
defaecate
defect
deficiency disease
definition
definitive host
deflected climax community (plagioclimax)
deformity
degenerate
degeneration
degradative succession
degree days
dehydrated fish
dehydration
delayed release
deleterious
deletions
Delicatessild
Delikatesill
Delikatessild
delimitation
delta T
demand feeder
deme
demersal
demersal egg
demersal spawner
demographic
denatant
denaturation
dendogram
dendritic
dendritic organ
denitrification
density
density dependence
dentary
dentate
denticle
Denticle herring
denticulate
dentigerous
dentine
dentition
deoxygenated
deoxyribonucleic acid
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Kochi University
Department of Life Sciences, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine
depauperate
depensation
depensatory
deposit feeder
depressed
depression
depth
Depth of caudal peduncle
derived
dermal
dermal bone
dermal flaps
dermal processes
dermatitis
dermatomycosis
dermatoses
dermis
dermocranium
Derris
Descargamento
description
desiccated
desiccated codfish
designation
desmids
determinate fecundity
deterministic
detrimental
detritus
Deutscher Kaviar
dew point
dewlap
dextral
diacritic mark
diadromous
diagnosis
diagonal calcifications
diallelic
diandric
diandry
diapause
diaphanous
diarrhea
diastema
diatom
diatoms
diced fish
dichlorvos
dichotomous key
dichromatic
dichromatism
Dicotyledoneae
diel
diencephalon
diet
dietary fiber
differentiation
difficult respiration
diffuse spring
diffusion
diffusion coefficient
digenic
digestability
digestion
digitiform gland
digitiser
digitized format
dignathic
dilated
diluent
dilution water
dimethyl sulphide
dimictic
dimorphic
dimpling
Dinailan
dinoflagellate
dinogunellin
dioecious
dioxin
dip
dip net
dip-net
Dipartimento di Scienze ambientali, L'Aquila, Italy
diphagous
diphycercal
diplo-
diplobiont
diploid
diploidazation
Diplomystid catfishes
diplont
diplospondylous
diplospondylous vertebrae
direct length
directed fishery
directional selection
Directory Interchange Format
disarticulated
disc
discard
discharge
discharge plume
disciform
discoidal organ
Discomitochondria
disease
disinfectant
disinfection
disjunct
disjunct distribution
disjunction
disk length
disk width
dispermy
dispersal
dispersant
dispersion
displacement
dissemination
disseminule
dissolved organic matter
dissolved oxygen
dissolved volatile solids
distad
distal
distensible
distinctiveness
disturbance
diurnal
diurnal migration
diurnal rhythm
divergence
diversity
diversity index
diverticulum
division
Division of Fisheries Sciences
dizygotic
Djirim
DNA
DOC
doctor fish
Dog fish
Dogfish sharks
Dolphins
domestication
dominance
dominant
dopamine
Dories
dorsad
dorsal
dorsal and anal fin ray counts
dorsal fin
dorsicranium
dorsolateral
dorsoventral
dorsum
dose
dose-response curve
Dottybacks
double emarginate
double pump
Dragonets
drawdown
drawn
dredge
Dredged fish
dredging
dressed
dressed fish
dressing weight
dried fish
dried salted fish
drift net
Driftfishes
drifting longline
driftline
Driftwood catfishes
drills
dromous
dropline
dropline fishing
dropsy
Drums or croakers
dry caviar
dry fish
dry salted fish
dualistic reproductive behavior
Dubbel gerookte steurharing
Dubisch method
Dubisch pond
Duckbill eels
Duckbills
duct
ductus endolymphaticus
ductus pneumaticus
Duke University, North Carolina
Dulse
Dum fish
Dumb fish
Dun fish
duplications
durophagus
dusky
dwarfism
Dynamic Data Exchange
dynamite fishing
dys-
dysfunction
dysploid
dystrophic
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