Lepomis


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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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graale), Green Sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus), and Redfin Shiner (Lythrurus umbratilis) all exhibited significantly greater abundance (all P < 0.02) in river tributaries than reservoir tributaries.
In different species, such brown trout Salmo trutta Linnaeus 1758, mountain whitefish Proposium williamsoni (Girard, 1856), white crappie Pomoxis annularis (Rafinesque, 1818), channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1818), spotted bass Micropterus punctulatus (Rafinesque, 1819), bluegill Lepomis macrochirus (Rafinesque, 1819), black crappie Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Lesueur, 1829) and white bass Morone chrysops (Rafinesque, 1820), measurement of the stomach content has been achieved by gauging stomach volume (Kimball & Helm, 1971; Gosch et al., 2009), which can also prove an effective strategy.
The CL50 values were determined for the fish Lepomis macrochirus (2460 (1609-3880) [micro]g [L.sup.-1]) and Oncorhynchus mykiss (1801 (1500-2200) [micro]g [L.sup.-1]) (USEPA, 2013).
Only three species, Black Bullhead (Ameiurus melas), Central Mudminnow (Umbra limi), and Green Sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus), were collected from more than three of the seven locations sampled.
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).
2012) or Centrarchidae such as pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus (L., 1758) and largemouth bass (Ribeiro & Collares-Pereira 2010).
(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.
We provide a checklist of the common parasites of bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) and redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritus) collected from eight creeks within an urban watershed located in Columbus, Georgia.