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(English) In fish, a strain is a group of related individuals that was created though selective breeding and that is genetically different from other strains of the same species. (See also: breed, selection, breeding)
(Portuguese) Em peixes, grupo (linhagem) de indivíduos relacionados, criados através de reprodução selectiva e que são geneticamente diferentes de outras linhas da mesma espécie. (See also: breed, selection, breeding)

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