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Noun1.Pomoxis - crappiesPomoxis - crappies        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
crappie - small sunfishes of central United States rivers
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There were 33 species common to both stream types, with Flier (Centrarchus macropterus), Chestnut Lamprey (Ichthyomyzon castaneus), and Blackspot Shiner (Notropis atrocaudalis) found only in river tributaries, and Harlequin Darter (Etheostoma histrio), Golden Topminnow (Fundulus chrysotus), Brook Silverside (Labidesthes sicculus), Spotted Gar (Lepisosteus oculatus), Spotted Sucker (Minytrema melanops), and White Crappie (Pomoxis annularis) captured only in 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.
Correlation between histological and behavioral measures of visual acuity in a zooplanktivorous fish, the white crappie (Pomoxis annularis).
megalotis, Pomoxis annularis, Chirostoma jordani, Alloophorus robustus, Goodea atripinnis y Xenotoca variata del Lago de Patzcuaro y Lago de Cuitzeo, Michoacan, Rio Nazas, Durango, Mexico (descrito como P minimum por Guzman-Cornejo & Garcia-Prieto, 1999; Perez-Ponce de Leon et al., 2000, 2010).
Yellow Sandshell is thought to parasitize gars (Lepisosteus sp.), whereas Black Sandshell parasitize percids (e.g., Sander sp.) and centrarchids (Lepomis sp., Micropterus sp., and Pomoxis sp.) (Watters et al.
Abstract--Slow growth of black crappies (Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Lesueur)) is common in small impoundments and often results in populations with small size structure.
Gape limitation and prey selection in larval yellow perch (Perca flavescens), freshwater drum (Aplodinotus grunniens), and black crappie (Pomoxis nigromaculatus).
We found Redear Sunfish and White Crappie Pomoxis annularis in Dufurrena Pond 19, but no chub.
Otoliths were found to be more suitable for aging than were scales for a large number of species, such as lake whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis [Barnes and Power, 1984]), striped bass (Morone saxatilis [Welch et al., 1993; Secor et ah, 1995]), white crappie (Pomoxis annularis [Boxrucker, 1986]), bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix [Robillard et ah, 2009]), bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus [Zymonas and McMahon, 2009]), Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma [Stolarski and Sutton, 2013]), and summer flounder (Paralichthys dentatus [Sipe and Chittenden, 2001]).
punctulatus, Bluegill, Lepomis macrochirus, and Black Crappie, Pomoxis nigromaculatus, now recognized as separate species or subspecies in their native regions (Warren 2009).
Pomoxis hexacan thus = Pomoxis nigromaculatus (Lesueur): Black Crappie; p.