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35 Species
Checklist for Subbasin: Nueces-Southwestern Texas Coastal, Southwestern Texas Coastal, San Fernando
Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
Examined
Anguillidae (Freshwater Eels)
Anguilla rostrata American Eel
1
1
Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
Menidia beryllina Inland Silverside
7
7
Catostomidae (Suckers)
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth Buffalo
3
3
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
6
6
Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
17
17
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
17
17
Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
2
2
Lepomis microlophus Non-native Redear Sunfish
5
5
Micropterus salmoides Non-native Largemouth Bass
10
10
Pomoxis annularis Non-native White Crappie
2
7
9
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Non-native Black Crappie
3
3
Characidae (Characins)
Astyanax mexicanus Mexican Tetra
3
3
Cichlidae (Cichlids)
Herichthys cyanoguttatus Non-native Rio Grande Cichlid
16
16
Oreochromis aureus Non-native Blue Tilapia
1
1
2
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
5
18
23
Dorosoma petenense Threadfin Shad
2
8
10
Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
1
1
Cyprinus carpio Non-native Common Carp
2
2
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden Shiner
5
5
Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
6
6
Cyprinodontidae (Pupfishes)
Cyprinodon variegatus Sheepshead Minnow
10
10
Eleotridae (Sleepers)
Dormitator maculatus Fat Sleeper
2
2
Elopidae (Tenpounders)
Elops saurus Ladyfish
2
2
Fundulidae (Topminnows)
Fundulus grandis Gulf Killifish
9
9
Lucania parva Rainwater Killifish
3
3
Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
2
5
7
Ameiurus natalis Yellow Bullhead
1
1
Ameiurus nebulosus Non-native Brown Bullhead
1
1
Mugilidae (Mullets)
Mugil curema White Mullet
1
1
Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
12
12
Poecilia formosa Non-native Amazon Molly
7
7
Poecilia latipinna Sailfin Molly
13
13
Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
Bairdiella chrysoura Silver Perch
1
1
Leiostomus xanthurus Spot
1
1
Pogonias cromis Black Drum
1
1