Esox niger


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Noun1.Esox niger - common in quiet waters of eastern United StatesEsox niger - common in quiet waters of eastern United States
pickerel - any of several North American species of small pike
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Seven species not previously reported from Cox Creek included: river chub Nocomis micropogon (Cope), telescope shiner Notropis telescopus (Cope), golden redhorse Moxostoma erythrurum (Rafinesque), chain pickerel Esox niger Lesueur, smallmouth bass Micropterus dolomieu Lacepede, greenside darter Etheostoma blennioides (Rafinesque), and banded darter Etheostoma zonale (Cope).
Grass pickerel Esox americanus vermiculatus (Crossman, 1966) is the smallest member of the family Esocidae which includes muskellunge Esox masquinongy, northern pike Esox lucius, chain pickerel Esox niger and redfin pickerel Esox americanus americanus (Crossman, 1966).
Sin embargo, Jagoe & Welter (1995), encuentran variacion significativa entre la forma y tamano de los nucleos de los eritrocitos de Oncorhynchus mykiss, Micropterus salmoides, Lepomis macrochirus, Esox niger, Perca flavescens, Gambusia holbrooki y Micropterus coosae, aunque esta variacion es pequena dentro de las especies al ser comparada con las diferencias encontradas inter-especies.