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Related to Lepomis: Lepomis gibbosus
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Noun1.Lepomis - breamLepomis - bream          
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Lepomis gibbosus, pumpkinseed - small brilliantly colored North American sunfish
bluegill, Lepomis macrochirus - important edible sunfish of eastern and central United States
Lepomis punctatus, spotted sunfish, stumpknocker - inhabits streams from South Carolina to Florida; esteemed panfish
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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).
2007) reported highest levels of Cd, Co, and Cu accumulations in the gills of Leuciscus cephalus and Lepomis gibbosus, while these metal accumulations were at lower levels in the sh muscle.
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.
Ichthelis rubricauda = Lepomis auritus (Linnaeus): Redbreast, Redbreast Sunfish; p.