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(Animals) another name for sheepshead



n., pl. (esp. collectively) -head, (esp. for kinds or species) -heads.
a large California food fish, Semicossyphus pulcher, of the wrasse family. Also called fathead, redfish, sheepshead.
[1535–45; from the resemblance of its teeth to those of a sheep]
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The effects of sheephead (Semicossyphus pulcher) predation on red sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus franciscanus) populations: an experimental analysis.
Home range and habitat utilization of adult California Sheephead, Semieossyphuspulcher (Labridae), in a temperate no-take marine reserve.
In Tampa Bay, sheephead reached a maximum age of 15 years.
Seafood part sells oysters by the bushel - blue crabs - snow crabs - tilapia, sheephead, mullet, frog legs & more.
Home range and habitat utilization of adult California sheephead, (Semicossyphus pulcher) (Labridae), in a temperate no-take marine reserve.
It was created, written, directed, produced, and acted by the De La Rosas and Navajo folks from the community, and was funded and distributed by Sheephead Films, a company founded by Shonie and his wife Andee De La Rosa.
Site-specific differences in the feeding ecology of the California sheephead, Semicossyphus Pulcher (Labridae).
Large sheephead, halibut, and white seabass are all well-represented in the waters off California and make for fantastic eating.
Lovejoy, pictured, and his old Saturday morning pals Sheephead, Fenners and Robbie Knox, have spent the last few months working on the internet magazine show, which will combine football, music and banter.
Freshwater Drum (Aplodinotus grunniens) also known as sheephead, grinder, croaker, and gaspergou are widely distributed across the Central United States, South Central Canada, and Eastern Mexico.