Nile perch

noun a large predatory freshwater fish of NE and central Africa, caught for food. [Lates niloticus.]

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  • Nile perch — detail of a head Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Nile perch — Large food and game fish (family Latidae) found in the Nile and other African rivers and lakes. The Nile perch (Lates niloticus) has a large mouth and is greenish or brownish above, silvery below. It grows to about 6 ft (1.8 m) and weighs 300 lbs …   Universalium

  • Nile perch — didysis nilinis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lates niloticus angl. giant perch; Nile perch rus. нильский окунь ryšiai: platesnis terminas – baramundžiai …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • Nile perch — noun Date: 1926 a large predaceous food fish (Lates niloticus) of the rivers and lakes of northern and central Africa that may exceed 200 pounds (91 kilograms) in weight …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nile perch — noun (Lates niloticus) is a species of freshwater fish in family Latidae of order Perciformes …   Wiktionary

  • nile perch — noun Usage: usually capitalized N : a large predacious food fish (Lates nilotica) of the rivers and lakes of northern and central Africa that may exceed 200 pounds in weight called also capitaine * * * n. a large predatory fish found in lakes and …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perch (disambiguation) — Perch may refer to:*Perch (plural perches), a rod, or branch of a tree etc, used as a roost by a bird *The USS Perch , one of two submarines in the United States Navy **USS Perch (SS 176) **USS Perch (SS 313)*Perch, an antique unit of measure of… …   Wikipedia

  • Nile River — Arabic Baḥr al Nīl River, eastern and northern Africa. The longest river in the world, it is about 4,132 mi (6,650 km) long from its remotest headstream and 3,473 mi (5,588 km) from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean Sea. It flows generally north …   Universalium

  • Nile — /nuyl/, n. a river in E Africa, the longest in the world, flowing N from Lake Victoria to the Mediterranean. 3473 mi. (5592 km) long; from the headwaters of the Kagera River, 4000 mi. (6440 km) long. Cf. Blue Nile, White Nile. * * * (as used in… …   Universalium

  • Nile Ranger — Pas d image ? Cliquez ici. Situation actuelle Club actuel …   Wikipédia en Français

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