freshwater fish


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Noun1.freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as foodfreshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
seafood - edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
bream, freshwater bream - flesh of various freshwater fishes of North America or of Europe
freshwater bass, bass - any of various North American freshwater fish with lean flesh (especially of the genus Micropterus)
carp - the lean flesh of a fish that is often farmed; can be baked or braised
buffalofish - large carp-like North American fish
pike - highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh
sucker - flesh of any of numerous North American food fishes with toothless jaws
catfish, mudcat - flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States; often farmed
perch - any of numerous fishes of America and Europe
sunfish - the lean flesh of any of numerous American perch-like fishes of the family Centrarchidae
brook trout, speckled trout - a delicious freshwater food fish
lake trout - flesh of large trout of northern lakes
whitefish - flesh of salmon-like or trout-like cold-water fish of cold lakes of the northern hemisphere
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Freshwater fish, I find, eat seeds of many land and water plants: fish are frequently devoured by birds, and thus the seeds might be transported from place to place.
This is a beautiful Aquarium and fish Specializes in Both Saltwater & Freshwater fish.
Current freshwater fish production is low with estimates of only 50-100 tonnes annually even with the establishment of several Inland Aquaculture Centres and farms in Omusati, Oshana, Kavango, Otjozondjupa and Zambezi Regions and a fish feed plan with a capacity of 1 200 tonnes per year with assistance from the Spanish Government in Omahene.
Both freshwater fish species face extinction in the wild because of the effects of pollution from humans.
ISLAMABAD -- Deforestation imposes crisis in amount of available food for freshwater fish, resulting reduction in their size and consequently their population, new research shows.
A giant freshwater fish, the arapaima, native to the Amazon river in Brazil, can breathe air and has armour-like scales so strong it can withstand piranha attacks.
Carassius auratus is the only widespread ornamental freshwater fish regularly released in the Middle East.
The freshwater fish, known as pygmy glass danios, measure just 10mm when fully grown - that is barely larger than a grain of rice.
The aggressive freshwater fish are mostly found in the Amazon and are sometimes known as "ball cutters.
Chris Atkinson, 30, of Althorpe Close, Netherfields, Middlesbrough, fined pounds 200 and ordered to pay pounds 142 costs, for in a place where fishing is regulated, fished using an unlicensed fishing instrument, namely a rod and line, during the annual closed season for freshwater fished for freshwater fish in inland water and used an illegal bait in connection with fishing with rod and line.
The following cases were heard at Cardiff Magistrates' Court: * Daniel Rice, 18, of Coed Y Gores, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff, was found guilty in his absence of fishing for freshwater fish or eels using an unlicensed fishing instrument at Cefn Mabley Lakes, Cardiff.
Thousands of largemouth bass, bluegill, shellcracker, stump-knocker, bream and many other freshwater fish had no choice but to move into the canals and fight each other over anything that they could fit in their mouths.