Percidae


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Related to Percidae: Sciaenidae, Centrarchidae, Haemulidae, Cottidae, Cyprinodontidae, Esocidae

Percidae

[′pər·sə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of fresh-water actinopterygian fishes in the suborder Percoidei; comprises the true perches.
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A molecular phylogeny of the Percidae (Teleostei, Perciformes) based on mitochondrial DNA sequence.
Likewise, Cyprinidae (69%) was the most abundant family in Cypress Creek, followed by Centrarchidae (20%), Poeciliidae (4%), Percidae (4%), and Cichlidae (3%).
Catalog of type specimens of the darters (Pisces, Percidae, Etheostomatini).
Taxon Common Name Harmon Wynne Class: Actinopterygii Order: Cypriniformes Family: Cyprinidae Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner 213 17 Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner 673 2 Notropis texanus Weed Shiner 187 101 Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow 23 1 Order: Cyprinodontiformes Family: Poeciliidae Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish 485 135 Family: Fundulidae Fundulus notatus Blackstripe Topminnow 429 16 Order: Siluriformes Family: Ictaluridae Ameiurus natalis Yellow Bullhead 0 2 Order: Perciformes Family: Percidae Percina sciera Dusky Darter 2 0 Family: Centrarchidae Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill 13 1 Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish 7 4 Micropterus punctulatus Spotted Bass 3 1 Total Abundance 2035 280 Table 2.
nigromaculatus, black crappie 10 18 13 Percidae Ammocrypta clara, western sand darter A.
Fishes Percidae Centrarchidae Reptiles Sternotherus odoratus Wetlandtype KLF BIN CEL SVF Species (2) (3) (3) (3) Algae Chara sp.
nigromaculatus (LeSueur), I black crappie Family Percidae (perch and darters) Ammocrypta clara Jordan & NW, S Meek, western sand darter A.