Species Information

ACTINOPTERYGII (Fish) observations for selected counties


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List ACTINOPTERYGII (Fish) observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Mercer.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Ambloplites rupestris Rock BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ameiurus natalis Yellow BullheadActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Anguilla rostrata American EelActinopterygiiMercerNN YesReference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Campostoma anomalum Ohio StonerollerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Carassius auratus GoldfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Carpiodes velifer Highfin CarpsuckerActinopterygiiMercerNN YesReference
Catostomus commersonii White SuckerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Cottus carolinae Banded SculpinActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Cyprinella whipplei Steelcolor ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin ShadActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ericymba buccata Silverjaw MinnowActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Esox lucius Northern PikeActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Esox masquinongy MuskellungeActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Hiodon alosoides GoldeyeActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Hiodon tergisus MooneyeActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Hybopsis amblops Bigeye ChubActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Hypentelium nigricans Northern Hog SuckerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Ictiobus niger Black BuffaloActinopterygiiMercerNS YesReference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis cyanellus Green SunfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lythrurus fasciolaris Scarlet ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Minytrema melanops Spotted SuckerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Morone saxatilis Striped BassActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Moxostoma anisurum Silver RedhorseActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Moxostoma carinatum River RedhorseActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Moxostoma duquesnei Black RedhorseActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden RedhorseActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Notropis boops Bigeye ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Notropis buchanani Ghost ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN YesReference
Notropis rubellus Rosyface ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Oncorhynchus mykiss Rainbow TroutActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Percina maculata Blackside DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead DarterActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose MinnowActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Pimephales promelas Fathead MinnowActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead MinnowActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Polyodon spathula PaddlefishActinopterygiiMercerNN YesReference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Rhinichthys obtusus Western Blacknose DaceActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Salmo trutta Brown TroutActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Sander vitreus WalleyeActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek ChubActinopterygiiMercerNN Reference

80 species are listed