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72 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Lower Colorado-San Bernard Coastal, San Bernard Coastal, East Matagorda Bay
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Achiridae (American Soles)
Trinectes maculatus Hogchoker
1
1
Anguillidae (Freshwater Eels)
Anguilla rostrata American Eel
1
1
Ariidae (Sea Catfishes)
Ariopsis felis Hardhead Catfish
4
4
Bagre marinus Gafftopsail Catfish
1
1
Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
Membras martinica Rough Silverside
1
1
Menidia beryllina Inland Silverside
3
3
Menidia peninsulae Tidewater Silverside
1
1
Batrachoididae (Toadfishes)
Opsanus beta Gulf Toadfish
2
4
6
Porichthys plectrodon Atlantic Midshipman
1
1
Blenniidae (Combtooth Blennies)
Parablennius marmoreus Seaweed Blenny
1
1
Bythitidae (Viviparous Brotulas)
Cataetyx laticeps Non-native None
1
1
Catostomidae (Suckers)
Carpiodes carpio River Carpsucker
1
1
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
3
3
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
4
4
Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
2
2
Lepomis microlophus Redear Sunfish
2
2
Lepomis miniatus Redspotted Sunfish
2
2
Lepomis symmetricus Bantam Sunfish
1
1
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth Bass
5
5
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Brevoortia patronus Gulf Menhaden
1
5
6
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
1
2
3
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin Shad
1
1
2
Cynoglossidae (Tonguefishes)
Symphurus plagiusa Blackcheek Tonguefish
2
2
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
3
3
Cyprinus carpio Non-native Common Carp
3
3
Notemigonus crysoleucas Possibly native Golden Shiner
2
2
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose Minnow
3
3
Pimephales promelas Non-native Fathead Minnow
1
1
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
2
2
Cyprinodontidae (Pupfishes)
Cyprinodon variegatus Sheepshead Minnow
21
21
Dasyatidae (Whiptail Stingrays)
Dasyatis sabina Atlantic Stingray
1
1
Eleotridae (Sleepers)
Gobiomorus dormitor Bigmouth Sleeper
1
1
Elopidae (Tenpounders)
Elops saurus Ladyfish
1
5
6
Engraulidae (Anchovies)
Anchoa mitchilli Bay Anchovy
1
1
Fundulidae (Topminnows)
Lucania parva Rainwater Killifish
21
21
Gerreidae (Mojarras)
Eucinostomus argenteus Spotfin Mojarra
1
1
Eucinostomus melanopterus Flagfin Mojarra
1
1
Gobiidae (Gobies)
Bollmannia communis Ragged Goby
2
2
Ctenogobius boleosoma Darter Goby
5
5
Ctenogobius shufeldti Freshwater Goby
1
1
Gobionellus oceanicus Highfin Goby
2
2
Gobiosoma bosc Naked Goby
1
1
Haemulidae (Grunts)
Orthopristis chrysoptera Pigfish
1
1
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ictalurus punctatus Channel Catfish
2
2
Noturus gyrinus Tadpole Madtom
1
1
Lepisosteidae (Gars)
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose Gar
1
1
Malacanthidae (Tilefishes)
Caulolatilus cyanops Blackline Tilefish
1
1
Mugilidae (Mullets)
Mugil cephalus Striped Mullet
24
24
Ophichthidae (Snake Eels)
Echiophis punctifer Snapper Eel
1
1
Ophichthus gomesii Shrimp Eel
1
1
Opistognathidae (Jawfishes)
Lonchopisthus micrognathus Swordtail Jawfish
1
1
Paralichthyidae (Sand Flounders)
Ancylopsetta quadrocellata Ocellated Flounder
2
2
Paralichthys lethostigma Southern Flounder
1
1
2
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
6
6
Poecilia latipinna Sailfin Molly
3
3
Polynemidae (Threadfins)
Polydactylus octonemus Atlantic Threadfin
1
1
Pomatomidae (Bluefishes)
Pomatomus saltatrix Bluefish
1
1
Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
Bairdiella chrysoura Silver Perch
3
3
Cynoscion arenarius Sand Seatrout
1
2
3
Cynoscion nebulosus Spotted Seatrout
2
2
Leiostomus xanthurus Spot
2
2
Menticirrhus americanus Southern Kingfish
1
1
Micropogonias undulatus Atlantic Croaker
18
18
Pogonias cromis Black Drum
4
4
Serranidae (Sea Basses and Groupers)
Hemanthias leptus Longtail Bass
1
1
Serranus subligarius Belted Sandfish
1
1
Sparidae (Porgies)
Archosargus probatocephalus Sheepshead
2
2
Lagodon rhomboides Pinfish
2
2
Syngnathidae (Pipefishes)
Syngnathus louisianae Chain Pipefish
2
1
3
Triglidae (Searobins)
Prionotus longispinosus Bigeye Searobin
1
1
Prionotus tribulus Bighead Searobin
3
3
Uranoscopidae (Stargazers)
Astroscopus y_graecum Southern Stargazer
2
2