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Noun1.Centrarchidae - sunfish family
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
centrarchid, sunfish - small carnivorous freshwater percoid fishes of North America usually having a laterally compressed body and metallic luster: crappies; black bass; bluegills; pumpkinseed
Ambloplites, genus Ambloplites - a genus of Centrarchidae
freshwater bass - North American food and game fish
genus Micropterus, Micropterus - American freshwater black basses
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Overall richness was dominated by the Centrarchidae (12 species), Cyprinidae (9), and Percidae (5).
Known world-wide from fish of the families Cyprinidae, Poecilidae, Cichlidae and Centrarchidae. Records of African hosts, all from Southern Africa (Transvaal), include common carp, Barbus kimberleyensis, B.
Comparative thermal physiology of two sympatric sunfishes (Centrarchidae: Perciformes) with a discussion of microhabitat utilization.
Bolnick DI, Near TJ (2005) Tempo of hybrid inviability in centrarchid fishes (Teleostei: Centrarchidae).
First evidence of potadromy and partial migration in black basses: shoal bass Micropterus cataractae (Actinopterygii, Centrarchidae) in the Upper Flint River, USA.
This included six species of Centrarchidae, one species of Cichlidae, four species of Cyprinidae, three species of Ictaluridae, one species of Percidae, and two species of Poeciliidae (Table 1).
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).
Metazoan parasites of Micropterus salmoides (Centrarchidae: Perciformes) from reservoirs of Nuevo Leon, Mexico and their association with condition factor and gender
2012) or Centrarchidae such as pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus (L., 1758) and largemouth bass (Ribeiro & Collares-Pereira 2010).
Key Words: Checklist, trematodes, nematodes, cestodes, acanthocephalans, sunfish, Centrarchidae, Lepomis macrochirus, Lepomis auritus, Muskogee County.
Variation of the spotted sunfish, Lepomis punctatus complex (Centrarchidae): meristics, morphometrics, pigmentation, and species limits.