Log perch

(Zool.) an ethiostomoid fish, or darter (Percina caprodes); - called also hogfish and rockfish.

See also: Log

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Among other items: -- A stuffed, reticulated python peering from a log perch. For years, the science centre had in its records that the snake was an anaconda that was on display at the 1904 World's Fair.
We also added some aquatic plants, a log perch to make the water accessible for birds, and a disc that promotes the growth of a certain bacteria that inhibits mosquito larvae development.
During mating season, male ruffed grouse "drum," beating cupped wings ever faster from a log perch. The sound, produced by compressed air, is that of a distant, muffled engine about to start.
As I type this, a cougar looks down at me from his log perch above my desk.