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Chub

(kŭb), in the Bible, an African people. This may be a textual error for Lub (i.e., LubimLubim
, in the Bible, the Libyans. For other possible occurrences, see Chub; Lehabim; Lud.
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chub:

see minnowminnow,
common name for the Cyprinidae, a large family of freshwater fish which includes the carp (Cyprinus carpio), and of which there are some 2,400 species. Minnows have soft-rayed fins and teeth in the throat only.
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Chub

 

(Leuciscus cephalus), a freshwater fish of the family Cyprinidae. The body length is up to 80 cm, the weight to 8 kg. The head is fat (hence the name golavl’ in Russian), the brow broad and flat, and the scales quite large. Chub are found in many rivers of Europe and Southwest Asia, and they have a number of subspecies. Spawning takes place in early May, when more than 100,000 eggs are laid by a single fish. They are game fish.

chub

1. a common European freshwater cyprinid game fish, Leuciscus (or Squalius) cephalus, having a cylindrical dark greenish body
2. any of various North American fishes, esp certain whitefishes and minnows
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In fact, one of the most abundant chub populations was an introduced population that occurs on private property.
The Oregon Chub Recovery Plan was completed in 1998.
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Gary Lewis netted a big chub and added a couple of grayling to win with 7lb 10oz; on the next peg Colin Whitehouse put two chub on the scales for 7lb 7oz and second place and two pegs away Dave Loader was third with 6lb 4oz.
Further downstream on peg 57, Yarm's Ron Hopkins landed six chub and a few dace for 16lb to claim third place, while Stockton's in-form Billy Leonard caught two chub and a few dace and grayling for 15lb 10oz from peg two at the run-off from Croft bridge pool to come fourth.
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Pole with bread, caster and maggot is working on the Lower Pound for silver fish, some chub and carp.
A* 3 para 5 letter d VOL / A) of the following performance:Transport Treaty passenger rail passenger transport (regional rail) in the territory of the ZVMS belonging Altlandkreis chub on the line RB 45 in the period 01.
The plight of the humpback chub is just one example of the nationwide dilemma many native fish face.
On the same day, further up the river below Barford on Avon, chub showed well in the Sedgemere Open, where plenty of double-figure catches were hauled in.
Chub will inhabit anything from fast-flowing rivers to stagnant ponds and would be ideally suitable for almost every water.
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