Daniela Rojas~ Vu-PAP Bio-1st period
Habitat: any bodies of water
Predators: Larger fish, bullfrogs, and turtles.
Prey: Small fish, crayfish, snails, and worms.
Niche: Regulates the number of small fish.
Adaptations: The perch has many different fins that help it propel through water, keep them from rolling, and helps them steer and halt.
Organs involved: The heart, veins, arteries, and gills.
- Perches can live up to 13 years.
- The largest perch ever found weighed 4.5 pounds.
- Rarely found in depths deeper than 30 feet.