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Pirate Perch-Lower Wacamaw River Drainage, South Carolina  Aphredoderus sayanus,Geotagged,Pirate perch,United States,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Pirate Perch-Lower Wacamaw River Drainage, South Carolina

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    comments (2)

  1. Their chemical camouflage is pretty cool!

    Question: How do you make a Pirate Perch angry? ....Take away a 'P' (Irate Perch).
    Posted 8 months ago
    1. They are pretty neat! And that joke is great Posted 8 months ago

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The pirate perch is a freshwater fish that commonly inhabits coastal waters along the east coast of the United States and the backwater areas of the Mississippi Valley. This species is often found towards the bottom of clear, warm water habitats with low currents. These fish are normally solitary, carnivorous, and nocturnal. The pirate perch is known to consume live mosquito larva, amphipods, glass shrimp, meal worms, small fish, dragonfly and stonefly larvae, and earthworms.

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Similar species: Trout-perches
Species identified by Zach Alley
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By Zach Alley

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Uploaded Apr 7, 2019. Captured Mar 17, 2019 07:18 in 156 Wild Flower Trail, Pawleys Island, SC 29585, USA.
  • Canon EOS REBEL T5
  • f/9.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO100
  • 60mm