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30 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Galveston Bay-San Jacinto, Galveston Bay-Sabine Lake, North Galveston Bay
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Achiridae (American Soles)
Trinectes maculatus Hogchoker
1
1
Ariidae (Sea Catfishes)
Ariopsis felis Hardhead Catfish
5
5
Bagre marinus Gafftopsail Catfish
2
2
Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
Membras martinica Rough Silverside
1
1
Menidia beryllina Inland Silverside
1
1
Batrachoididae (Toadfishes)
Porichthys plectrodon Atlantic Midshipman
1
1
Belonidae (Needlefishes)
Strongylura marina Atlantic Needlefish
1
1
Blenniidae (Combtooth Blennies)
Hypsoblennius hentz Feather Blenny
1
1
Carcharhinidae (Requiem Sharks)
Rhizoprionodon terraenovae Atlantic Sharpnose Shark
1
1
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
2
2
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Brevoortia patronus Gulf Menhaden
7
7
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
1
5
6
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin Shad
1
1
Cynoglossidae (Tonguefishes)
Symphurus plagiusa Blackcheek Tonguefish
1
1
Engraulidae (Anchovies)
Anchoa mitchilli Bay Anchovy
1
1
Gerreidae (Mojarras)
Eucinostomus argenteus Spotfin Mojarra
1
1
Gobiidae (Gobies)
Gobiosoma bosc Naked Goby
1
1
Lepisosteidae (Gars)
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose Gar
1
1
Monacanthidae (Filefishes)
Stephanolepis hispidus Planehead Filefish
1
1
Mugilidae (Mullets)
Mugil cephalus Striped Mullet
5
5
Mugil curema White Mullet
1
1
Paralichthyidae (Sand Flounders)
Paralichthys lethostigma Southern Flounder
1
1
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Poecilia latipinna Sailfin Molly
1
1
Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
Bairdiella chrysoura Silver Perch
1
1
Cynoscion nebulosus Spotted Seatrout
2
2
Leiostomus xanthurus Spot
1
1
Micropogonias undulatus Atlantic Croaker
6
6
Sparidae (Porgies)
Lagodon rhomboides Pinfish
1
1
Stromateidae (Butterfishes)
Peprilus burti Gulf Butterfish
1
1
Syngnathidae (Pipefishes)
Syngnathus louisianae Chain Pipefish
1
1