common shiner


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  • noun

Synonyms for common shiner

the common North American shiner

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4 common carp Cyprinus carpio common shiner Luxilus cornutus 6 17.
cornutus, common shiner 6 3 Lythrurus fumeus, ribbon shiner 9 6 L.
Give yourself credit if you can list and recognize American brook lamprey, gizzard shad, brook trout, red-fin pickerel, chain pickerel, lake chub, eastern silvery minnow, golden shiner, bridle shiner, common shiner, spot-tail shiner, northern red-belly dace, black-nose dace, long-nose dace, creed chub, fallfish, long-nose sucker, white sucker, creek chubsucker, brown bullhead, trout-perch (locally extinct), burbot, banded killifish, white perch, banded sunfish, redbreast sunfish, pumpkinseed, swamp darter, tasselated darter, yellow perch and slimy sculpin.
This reach is dominated by a good mix of minnow species - primarily fallfish and common shiners - and they support both redbreast sunfish (up to 8 inches) and smallmouth bass (up to 12 inches) in considerable numbers," Richards said.