golden perch

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  • Info The golden perch, Macquaria ambigua, is a medium-sized, yellow or gold-coloured Australian freshwater fish species. more...
  • Golden perch continue the trend, among many native fish of southeast Australia, of being very long-lived.
  • However, the genus name Macquaria was applied to golden perch much later.
  • In the great hall there had been placed a golden perch on which the Nightingale sat. Cited from Tell Me Another Story, by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
  • Last of all came an elderly man dressed in black, and carrying a golden perch on which sat a fine green parrot. Cited from The Firelight Fairy Book, by Henry Beston
  • Golden perch will take a wide variety of lures.
  • In the centre of the great hall where the Emperor sat was a golden perch, on which the Nightingale sat. Cited from The Yellow Fairy Book, Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • Well known native fish include the Murray cod and Golden perch.
  • Like many Murray-Darling native fish, golden perch have crossed river catchments through natural river capture/connection events.
  • The department of Primary Industries releases native golden perch for recreational fishing purposes.
  • In fact, it is very similar in shape and appearance to a juvenile golden perch in a gold/light bronze colouration.
  • Golden perch and murray cod are also found on the river.
  • She was to have a golden perch near the Emperor's bed, and a little gold cage, and was to be allowed to go out twice every day. Cited from Stories To Tell To Children, by Sara Cone Bryant
  • She was to have a golden perch near the Emperor's bed, and a little golden cage, and was to be allowed to go out twice every day. Cited from Stories to Tell Children, by Sara Cone Bryant
  • Very long migrations are part of the golden perch's ecology, particularly preceding spawning.
  • A strike from a golden perch on a lure is often aggressive and they have a powerful fighting style with strong beats of their tail.
  • The main fish species in the river's lower reaches are redfin, golden perch and Murray cod.
  • Golden perch are extremely migratory and migration appears to have been important in maintaining populations over the length of rivers, particularly the upper reaches.
  • In the midst of the great hall, where the Emperor sat, a golden perch had been placed, on which the Nightingale was to sit. Cited from The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 2, by Warner
  • The Emperor sat on a jewelled throne in the centre of the great hall, and close beside him stood a golden perch for the Nightingale. Cited from Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know, by Various
  • Generally a very good angling species (though renowned for being "moody"), golden perch are fished for throughout their range.
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