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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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- Pauly, Daniel (eds.) (2022). "Lepomis auritus" in FishBase. July 2022 version. "Redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritus) - Native". South Carolina Department...
- (pumpkingill) Lepomis auritus x cyanellus (redbreast x green sunfish) Lepomis microlophus x cyanellus (redear x green sunfish) Lepomis auritus x microlophus (redbreast...
- double-crested cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus, from San Salvador, Bahama Islands, George E. Watson, Storrs L. Olson, and J. Robert Miller; Proceedings...
- specific to Hemiechinus auritus but a generalization about most hedgehog species. More specific to this species, Hemiechinus auritus is an insectivore that...
- grebe (Podiceps auritus) is a relatively small waterbird in the family Podicipedidae. There are two known subspecies: P. a. auritus, which breeds in...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- The golden sand-eater (Lethrinops auritus) is a species of cichlid fish endemic to Lake Malawi where it prefers shallow waters with muddy substrates....
- 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...