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22 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Nueces-Southwestern Texas Coastal, Nueces, San Miguel
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
Menidia beryllina Non-native Inland Silverside
1
1
Catostomidae (Suckers)
Moxostoma congestum Gray Redhorse
1
1
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
5
5
Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
5
5
Lepomis humilis Non-native Orangespotted Sunfish
1
1
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
5
5
Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
1
5
6
Lepomis microlophus Non-native Redear Sunfish
1
1
Micropterus salmoides Non-native Largemouth Bass
3
3
Pomoxis annularis Non-native White Crappie
2
2
4
Characidae (Characins)
Astyanax mexicanus Mexican Tetra
1
1
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
2
2
4
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
5
5
Notemigonus crysoleucas Possibly native Golden Shiner
1
1
Notropis buchanani Ghost Shiner
1
1
Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose Minnow
3
3
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
6
6
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
1
1
Ictalurus punctatus Channel Catfish
6
6
Lepisosteidae (Gars)
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose Gar
2
2
Percidae (Perches)
Etheostoma gracile Slough Darter
1
1
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
1
6
7