The Life of A Perch
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Perch live in small ponds, rivers, or lakes. Many are found in the Great Lakes.
The predators of perch include larger fish for example the Largemouth Bass
Perch are carnivorous and eat smaller fish, worms, insects and sometimes even other perch.
Pointing at the gills. It is a respiratory organ that helps the fish take in oxygen.
It helps the perch maintain buoyancy
The kidney is being pointed at
The heart is located behind the gills
The eyes are shown. Surprisingly, they have no eyelids.
The anal fin is being pointed at but the caudal and dorsal fins are also visible.
Interesting facts about Perch
-The colors of the fish vary in the Breed and are named for example yellow perch or silver perch
-They have a muddy color; a camouflage
-Perch fish spawning season is between April and May
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