crappie

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crappie:

see sunfishsunfish,
common name for members of the family Centrachidae, comprising numerous species of spiny-finned, freshwater fishes with deep, laterally flattened bodies found in temperate North America.
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Rescinding a 254-mm minimum length limit on white crappies at Ft.
Population characteristics and angler harvest of white crappies in four large Missouri reservoirs.
Although the size and weight of bluegills, white crappies, and white perch were smaller than normal, several members of these fish had eggs and milt, indicating that they were mature and in prespawning conditions.
8) White Crappie (Pomoxis annularis) 14 (16) Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) 60 (71) Type of Fish Body Length (cm) Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio) 44.
x] individuals in this study, the ultimate outcome of natural hybridization between black and white crappies is unknown.
Hybridization and biochemical genetics of black and white crappies in the southeastern USA.
Ultrasonic transmitters were surgically implanted into white crappies only, as black crappies are relatively rare in both lakes.
Crappies * Strong populations of big black and white crappies make 25,000-acre Stockton, about 50 miles north of Springfield, prime for a shallow spring bite.
Crappies * Prime fishing for huge white crappies starts in March, weather depending, and runs through the spawn, typically in about mid April.
It's the home of giant white crappies and I'm there to shoot TV.
Hybrid Crappies: Investigations in reservoirs containing both black and white crappies have found high incidence of hybridization.
White crappies seek bushes and old pad stems--something to stick their eggs on.