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Definition of L auritus

L auritus
Sunfish Sun"fish`, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A very large oceanic plectognath fish (Mola mola, Mola rotunda, or Orthagoriscus mola) having a broad body and a truncated tail. (b) Any one of numerous species of perch-like North American fresh-water fishes of the family Centrachid[ae]. They have a broad, compressed body, and strong dorsal spines. Among the common species of the Eastern United States are Lepomis gibbosus (called also bream, pondfish, pumpkin seed, and sunny), the blue sunfish, or dollardee (L. pallidus), and the long-eared sunfish (L. auritus). Several of the species are called also pondfish. (c) The moonfish, or bluntnosed shiner. (d) The opah. (e) The basking, or liver, shark. (f) Any large jellyfish.

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- "Lepomis auritus" in FishBase. December 2019 version. "Sunfish, redbreast". igfa.org. IGFA. Retrieved 17 June 2019. FishBase: Lepomis auritus ITIS: Lepomis...
- preopercle. There are currently 13 recognized species in this genus: Lepomis auritus (Linnaeus, 1758) (redbreast sunfish) Lepomis cyanellus (Rafinesque, 1819)...
- The double-crested cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) is a member of the cormorant family of water birds. Its habitat is near rivers and lakes as well...
- Lestes auritus is a species of spreadwing in the damselfly family Lestidae. It is found in South America. The IUCN conservation status of Lestes auritus is...
- Porcellio auritus is a species of woodlouse in the genus Porcellio belonging to the family Porcellionidae that can be found in Spain. "Porcellio auritus Budde-Lund...
- specific to Hemiechinus auritus but a generalization about most hedgehog species. More specific to this species, Hemiechinus auritus is an insectivore that...
- The spangled cichlid (Limnochromis auritus) is a species of cichlid endemic to Lake Tanganyika where it is found in deep waters. This species can reach...
- big-eared woolly bat or (Peters's) woolly false vampire bat (Chrotopterus auritus) is a species of bat, belonging to the Order Chiroptera and Family Phyllostomidae...
- The golden sand-eater (Lethrinops auritus) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with muddy substrates....
- The brown long-eared bat or common long-eared bat (Plecotus auritus) is a small Eurasian insectivorous bat. It has distinctive ears, long and with a distinctive...
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