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31 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Upper Colorado, Upper Colorado, Colorado Headwaters
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
Menidia beryllina Non-native Inland Silverside
4
4
Catostomidae (Suckers)
Carpiodes carpio River Carpsucker
2
2
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
14
14
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted Sunfish
3
3
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
18
18
Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
12
12
Micropterus punctulatus Non-native Spotted Bass
1
1
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth Bass
1
12
13
Micropterus treculii Guadalupe Bass
1
1
Cichlidae (Cichlids)
Oreochromis aureus Non-native Blue Tilapia
4
4
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
2
36
38
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
6
21
27
Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner
4
4
Cyprinus carpio Non-native Common Carp
23
23
Hybognathus placitus Plains Minnow
2
1
3
Notemigonus crysoleucas Non-native Golden Shiner
1
2
3
Notropis amabilis Texas Shiner
1
1
Notropis oxyrhynchus Sharpnose Shiner
1
1
Notropis stramineus Sand Shiner
1
1
Pimephales promelas Fathead Minnow
1
9
10
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
4
9
13
Cyprinodontidae (Pupfishes)
Cyprinodon rubrofluviatilis Non-native Red River Pupfish
11
11
Fundulidae (Topminnows)
Fundulus grandis Non-native Gulf Killifish
2
2
Fundulus zebrinus Plains Killifish
5
5
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
8
8
Ictalurus punctatus Channel Catfish
19
19
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead Catfish
4
4
Moronidae (Temperate Basses)
Morone chrysops Non-native White Bass
15
15
Percidae (Perches)
Etheostoma lepidum Greenthroat Darter
1
1
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
20
20
Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater Drum
1
1