sweetfish
An amphidromous fish, the ayu of East Asia, the only member of its genus, Plecoglossus altivelis, family Plecoglossidae, named and prized for its sweet tasting flesh, especially in Japan. It is a game fish and is also subject to extensive aquaculture.
Syn: ayu

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