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a weedy perennial with tough wiry stems and purple flowers

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Our findings are consistent with a large number of fishes collected over both subtidal reef and nonvegetated bottom--in particular, large predators such as Gafftopsail and hardhead catfish, as well as Gulf kingfish and several shark species.
The numbers of hardhead catfish, sand seatrout, silver perch, and southern kingfish were always reduced in the BRD-equipped nets except in the 20-m FFE-equipped net during fall.
You tried to explain to Judge Hardhead why the defense argument is wrong, but to no avail.
There is no heroism in Apocalypse, an anti-war film where the Stryker- like character, Robert Duvall, is a napalm-loving hardhead.
168) In addition to the "Superfly" and "shucking and jiving" comments, the prosecutor reminded the jury of the victim's majority race by referring to him as "that Dutch hardhead.
Many anglers turn their nose up at using hardhead catfish tails, but this old-school favorite can catch fish throughout the harbor, especially in the rivers.
Silk snapper Lutjanus vivanus Longtail bass Hemanthias leptus Dusky shark Carcharhinus obscurus Bigeye sixgill shark Hexanchus nakamurai Atlantic croaker Micropogonias undulatus Smooth puffer Lagocephalus laevigatus Largescale lizardfish Saurida brasiliensis Atlantic spadefish Chaetodipterus faber Hardhead catfish Arius felis Grunt (family) Haemulidae Goldface tilefish Caulolatilus chrysops Southern stingray Dasyatis americana Cusk-eel (family) Ophidiidae Barracuda (genus) Sphyraena sp.
Personally, I don't think I could fall in love with someone, because I'm too much of a cynic and a hardhead.
Fish (primarily hardhead catfish, Arius felis, and American eel, Anguilla rostrata) increased in importance with increasing cobia size.
Oddly enough, even the hardhead cats are game fish.
The pelagic species hardhead halfbeak, Chriodorus atherinoides, and leatherjack, Oligoplites saurus, were not common, and the scrawled cowfish, Lactophrys quadricornis; the striped burrfish, Chilomycterus schoepfi; and the great barracuda, Sphyraena barracuda, were all observed only once.
Atlantic croaker, bay anchovy, hardhead catfish (Arius felis), and brown shrimp were found in significantly greater numbers in SB samples than in NSB samples (Table 5).
It can be pinfish, hardtails or even de-spined hardhead catfish (throw one at a cobia or tarpon)--just something alive that you can toss at anything from a tripletail to a blue marlin, rigged and ready in a livewell or tuna tube.
Unidentified catfish Ariidee, Sea catfishes 17 Arius felis Hardhead catfish Exocoetidae, Flyingfishes/ halfbeaks 18 Hemiramphus brasiliensis Ballyhoo Belonidae, Needlefishes 19 Strongylura spp.