pickerel

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Related to Grass Pickerel: Esox americanus, redfin pickerel
  • noun

Words related to pickerel

flesh of young or small pike

Related Words

any of several North American species of small pike

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The grass pickerel is still relatively abundant in the Niagara region, where it thrives in agricultural drains.
The grass pickerel makes a good study subject because as well as being rare, the fish is a keystone species in its community--the top predator in the food chain--and its health reflects that of the entire system.
Axis-1 represents a gradient of green sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus), creek chub (Semotilus atromaculatus), grass pickerel (Esox americanus), bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus), and northern hog sucker (Hypentelium nigricans) ([R.
Axis-1 represents a gradient of grass pickerel, blackstripe topminnow, yellow bullhead (Ameiurus natalis), and largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) ([R.
Among the exceptions, the species occurring with less frequency are the golden shiner (number 3), the lake chubsucker (number 13), the yellow bullhead (15), and the grass pickerel (18).
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.
The grass pickerel is abundant in eastern United States.