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20 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Nueces-Southwestern Texas Coastal, Nueces, Lower Frio
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
2
2
Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
2
2
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
5
5
Characidae (Characins)
Astyanax mexicanus Mexican Tetra
1
1
Cichlidae (Cichlids)
Oreochromis aureus Non-native Blue Tilapia
1
1
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
2
6
8
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
6
6
Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner
2
2
Cyprinus carpio Non-native Common Carp
2
2
Notropis amabilis Texas Shiner
1
1
2
Notropis volucellus Non-native Mimic Shiner
1
1
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose Minnow
2
2
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
2
2
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
2
2
Ictalurus punctatus Channel Catfish
5
5
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead Catfish
4
4
Lepisosteidae (Gars)
Lepisosteus oculatus Spotted Gar
3
2
5
Percidae (Perches)
Percina carbonaria Texas Logperch
1
1
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
7
7
Poecilia latipinna Non-native Sailfin Molly
1
1