Lepomis punctatus

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Noun1.Lepomis punctatus - inhabits streams from South Carolina to Florida; esteemed panfish
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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This fish was formerly regarded as a subspecies of Lepomis punctatus. However, Warren (1992) examined morphological variation and considered L.
We found recreationally important freshwater taxa, such as Micropterus salmoides and Lepomis punctatus, in tidal-creek habitats.
Macrhybopsis marconis (N = 4), Astyanax mexicanus (N = 15), Poecilia latipinna (N = 1), Lepomis punctatus (N = 16), and P.
A total of 56 fish representing nine species and three genera were collected, including: 23 Lepomis macrochirus (bluegill sunfish), 16 Lepomis megalotis (longear sunfish), five Lepomis gulosus (warmouth sunfish), two Lepomis punctatus (spotted sunfish), one Lepomis marginatus (dollar sunfish), three Pomoxis annularus (white crappie), one Pomoxis nigromaculatus (black crappie), one Micropterus salmoides (largemouth bass), and one Micropterus punctulatus (spotted bass).