Lepomis macrochirus


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Noun1.Lepomis macrochirus - important edible sunfish of eastern and central United StatesLepomis macrochirus - important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States
freshwater bream, bream - any of various usually edible freshwater percoid fishes having compressed bodies and shiny scales; especially (but not exclusively) of the genus Lepomis
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The bluegill sunfish Lepomis macrochirus, belonging to the Centrarchidae family, has become economically important as a sport and a food fish (Janssen, 1974; Morris and Mischke, 2003).
Key Words: Checklist, trematodes, nematodes, cestodes, acanthocephalans, sunfish, Centrarchidae, Lepomis macrochirus, Lepomis auritus, Muskogee County.
Bibby [3] in Macrolecithus papilliger, Rumpus [31] in Nicolla gallica and Steinauer and Font [33] in Lepomis macrochirus demonstrated that the seasonal cycles and population intensity of these flukes are related to the availability of infective larvae and changes in feeding habits and general physiological condition of the host.
The reported host fishes for V lienosa are centrarchids and include Lepomis cyanellus (Green Sunfish), Lepomis humilis (Orangespotted Sunfish), Lepomis macrochirus (Bluegill), Lepomis megalotis (Longear Sunfish), Lepomis microlophus (Redear Sunfish), and Micropterus salmoides (Largemouth Bass) (Keller and Ruessler, 1997; Daniel and Brown, 2012), which are common in Illinois.
2004) while in Lepomis macrochirus the LC50 values of diazinon chlorfevinifos and profenofos were calculated as 2.
Ichthelis incisor = Lepomis macrochirus Rafinesque: Bluegill, Bream; p.