shovelnose sturgeon


Definition of shovelnose sturgeon

  1. 1 :  a small sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus platorhynchus) of the Mississippi valley that has a broad flattened snout —called also hackleback

  2. 2 :  a light-colored sturgeon (Parascaphirhynchus albus) of the Mississippi river

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