Also featured is a robin redbreast
, which is synonymous with Royal Mail and has a strong association with sending and receiving cards and messages.
Here we surveyed the parasites of bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) and redbreast
sunfish (Lepomis auritus) to: (1) inventory and provide a checklist of the parasites found in the Bull and Upatoi Creeks watershed, Muskogee County, Georgia, (2) compare seasonal variation in parasite richness and abundance, within a host species, (3) compare variation in parasite richness and abundance between host species, and (4) calculate indices of parasite biodiversity to potentially serve as an indicator (Marcogliese 2005) and ecological driver in future land-use models.
dusky shiner Notropis cummingsae and redbreast
sunfish Lepomis auritus; Fletcher, 1993), beneficial to the associate (e.
A Robin redbreast
in a cage Put all heaven in Rage"26 .
He snipped my redbreast
every two hours for weeks, so
Once, it had stood with magnificent hardwoods and well-defined creeks teeming with redbreast
, bream, jackfish and largemouth bass.
Most of the stream fish were minnows, 24 species in all while blue catfish, largemouth bass longear sunfish, redbreast
sunfish and bluegill were also tested.
Long Meadow Creek, which runs through Funkhouser's farm, dumps into the North Fork of the Shenandoah River, one spot in the state where mysterious fish kills occur, affecting smallmouth bass and redbreast
Meanwhile, the budding young birdwatchers are certain of one thing--robin redbreast
is announcing that spring is here.
Among the fish species collected from both sampling locations were longear sunfish (Lepomis megalotis), bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus), green sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus), redbreast
sunfish (Lepomis auritus), and largescale stonerollers (Campostoma oligolepis).
Some males are quite red and remind me of the robin redbreast
in Europe, which was familiar to me as a boy.
Just before they were withdrawn from use, we local boys used to collect eight of these metallic outcasts with the Robin Redbreast
motif and exchange them for an ice-lolly at our newsagent-cum-general store.