Species Information

ACTINOPTERYGII (Fish) observations for selected quads


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List ACTINOPTERYGII (Fish) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Cairo.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Strongylura marina Atlantic NeedlefishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Hypophthalmichthys nobilis Bighead CarpActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ictiobus niger Black BuffaloActinopterygiiCairoNS YesReference
Ameiurus melas Black BullheadActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black CrappieActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe TopminnowActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ictalurus furcatus Blue CatfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepomis macrochirus BluegillActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Amia calva BowfinActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Labidesthes sicculus Brook SilversideActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ictalurus punctatus Channel CatfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis wickliffi Channel ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Cyprinus carpio Common CarpActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis atherinoides Emerald ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead CatfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Platygobio gracilis Flathead ChubActinopterygiiCairoNS YesReference
Centrarchus macropterus FlierActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater DrumActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard ShadActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Hiodon alosoides GoldeyeActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass CarpActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Percina caprodes LogperchActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepomis megalotis Longear SunfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose GarActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis volucellus Mimic ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Menidia audens Mississippi SilversideActinopterygiiCairoNT YesReference
Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery MinnowActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Hiodon tergisus MooneyeActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Noturus stigmosus Northern MadtomActinopterygiiCairoNS YesReference
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted SunfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose MinnowActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Carpiodes cyprinus QuillbackActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepomis microlophus Redear SunfishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Carpiodes carpio River CarpsuckerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Percina shumardi River DarterActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis blennius River ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis stramineus Sand ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Sander canadensis SaugerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Macrhybopsis hyostoma Shoal ChubActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepisosteus platostomus Shortnose GarActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Scaphirhynchus platorynchus Shovelnose SturgeonActinopterygiiCairoT(S/A)N Reference
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix Silver CarpActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver ChubActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Notropis shumardi Silverband ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack HerringActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth BuffaloActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Moxostoma breviceps Smallmouth RedhorseActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Cyprinella spiloptera Spotfin ShinerActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepisosteus oculatus Spotted GarActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Morone saxatilis Striped BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin ShadActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Sander vitreus WalleyeActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Lepomis gulosus WarmouthActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Gambusia affinis Western MosquitofishActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Morone chrysops White BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Pomoxis annularis White CrappieActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Morone americana White PerchActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
Morone mississippiensis Yellow BassActinopterygiiCairoNN Reference
64 species are listed.