white crappie

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white crappie

A North American freshwater sunfish (Pomoxis annularis), having a silvery body with dark vertical bars and valued as a food and game fish.


(ˈkræp i)

n., pl. -pies, (esp. collectively) -pie.
either of two large sunfishes of the central U.S., Pomoxis nigromaculatus (black crappie) or P. annularis (white crappie).
[1855–60, Amer.; < Canadian French crapet]
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Noun1.white crappie - a crappie that is whitewhite crappie - a crappie that is white    
crappie - small sunfishes of central United States rivers
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You can also find both black crappie and white crappie at Pickwick Lake.
I also like to fish for black and white crappie along brush piles, fallen trees and other debris near shore.
Anderson hooks plenty of smaller snook on small white crappie jigs.
Responses of white crappie and black crappie to threadfin shad introductions in a lake containing gizzard shad.
The fish species collected were smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu), white crappie (Pomoxis annularis), johnny darter (Etheostoma nigrum), spotfin shiner (Cyprinella spiloptera), yellow bullhead (Ameiurus natalis), gizzard shad (Dorosoma cepedianum) and common carp (Cyprinus carpio) (Table 1).
Besides largemouth and smallmouth bass, the more-is-better thinkers of the past also introduced bluegills, bowfin, rainbow trout, coho salmon, sockeye salmon, brown trout, central mud minnow, northern pike, goldfish, red mimic shiner, blunt-nose minnow, flathead minnow, white catfish, yellow bullhead, channel catfish, tadpole madtom, margined madtom, rockbass, green sunfish, white crappie and walleye.
Residents in the area can go fishing in the lake that is home to plenty of aquatic creatures like the white crappie, channel catfish and largemouth bass among others.
When fishing in farm ponds throughout most of the country, fishermen are most likely after bass, bluegill, catfish, and black or white crappie.
1% of the total catch) included common carp Cyprinus carpio, flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris, freshwater drum, river carpsucker and white crappie Pomoxis annularis.
The pond also contains largemouth bass, bluegill and white crappie.
15 1 13 104 4 Channel catfish 3 5 47 14 149 92 Common carp 2 7 7 8 Creek chub Longnose dace Emerald shiner 1 Fathead minnow 77 9 2 1 Flathead chub 3 4 26 35 174 569 Grass pickerel 1 Largemouth bass 6 1 2 4 Red shiner 308 382 93 143 439 80 River shiner Sand shiner 326 165 198 36 831 547 Sanger 1 Shorthead redhorse 4 4 4 1 Stone catfish 1 White crappie 1 1 1 White sucker 2 1 Yellow bullhead 1 1 Yellow perch No.