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14 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Nueces-Southwestern Texas Coastal, Nueces, West Nueces
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
8
8
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
4
4
Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
9
9
Lepomis microlophus Non-native Redear Sunfish
3
3
Micropterus salmoides Non-native Largemouth Bass
8
8
Characidae (Characins)
Astyanax mexicanus Mexican Tetra
2
2
Cichlidae (Cichlids)
Herichthys cyanoguttatus Non-native Rio Grande Cichlid
6
6
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella sp Nueces River Shiner Nueces River Shiner
5
5
Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner
9
9
Dionda texensis None
2
6
8
Notropis amabilis Texas Shiner
5
5
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ameiurus natalis Yellow Bullhead
3
3
Percidae (Perches)
Etheostoma lepidum Greenthroat Darter
5
5
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
12
12