Diadromy: Variations and Definitions

Anadromous life history cycle

Few things are more frustrating than trying to learn something new, only to run into ridiculously complicated words.  Not all scientific words can be found easily online or in a dictionary. They may be too new, describe extremely specific situations, have poorly-defined meanings,  or there are disagreements on the proper usage of the word. Diadromy is a term that falls into several of this categories, but I’ll try to explain it in a way that makes sense to me. Continue reading “Diadromy: Variations and Definitions”