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    53 Species
    Checklist for County: North America, United States, Texas, Houston
    Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
    Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
    Examined
    Aphredoderidae (Pirate Perches)
    Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate Perch
    5
    5
    Catostomidae (Suckers)
    Erimyzon sucetta Lake Chubsucker
    2
    2
    Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth Buffalo
    1
    1
    Minytrema melanops Spotted Sucker
    3
    3
    Moxostoma congestum Gray Redhorse
    1
    1
    Moxostoma poecilurum Blacktail Redhorse
    2
    2
    Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
    Centrarchus macropterus Flier
    1
    1
    Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
    5
    5
    Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
    3
    3
    Lepomis humilis Orangespotted Sunfish
    1
    1
    Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
    8
    8
    Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
    9
    9
    Lepomis microlophus Redear Sunfish
    3
    3
    Lepomis miniatus Redspotted Sunfish
    4
    4
    Lepomis symmetricus Bantam Sunfish
    1
    1
    Micropterus punctulatus Spotted Bass
    3
    3
    Micropterus salmoides Largemouth Bass
    4
    4
    Pomoxis annularis White Crappie
    2
    2
    Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black Crappie
    1
    1
    Clupeidae (Herrings)
    Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
    3
    3
    Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
    Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner
    10
    10
    Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery Minnow
    1
    1
    Hybopsis amnis Pallid Shiner
    1
    1
    Lythrurus fumeus Ribbon Shiner
    7
    7
    Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin Shiner
    4
    4
    Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden Shiner
    5
    5
    Notropis atrocaudalis Blackspot Shiner
    5
    5
    Notropis texanus Weed Shiner
    3
    3
    Notropis volucellus Mimic Shiner
    4
    4
    Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose Minnow
    1
    1
    Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
    3
    3
    Semotilus atromaculatus Creek Chub
    2
    2
    Elassomatidae (Pygmy Sunfishes)
    Elassoma zonatum Banded Pygmy Sunfish
    1
    1
    Esocidae (Pikes)
    Esox americanus Redfin Pickerel
    6
    6
    Esox niger Chain Pickerel
    1
    1
    Fundulidae (Topminnows)
    Fundulus blairae Western Starhead Topminnow
    2
    2
    Fundulus chrysotus Golden Topminnow
    1
    1
    Fundulus notatus Blackstripe Topminnow
    14
    14
    Fundulus olivaceus Blackspotted Topminnow
    15
    15
    Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
    Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
    4
    4
    Ameiurus natalis Yellow Bullhead
    4
    4
    Noturus gyrinus Tadpole Madtom
    1
    1
    Percidae (Perches)
    Ammocrypta vivax Scaly Sand Darter
    1
    1
    Etheostoma chlorosoma Bluntnose Darter
    6
    6
    Etheostoma gracile Slough Darter
    6
    6
    Etheostoma histrio Harlequin Darter
    1
    1
    Etheostoma parvipinne Goldstripe Darter
    1
    1
    Etheostoma thompsoni Gumbo Darter
    1
    1
    Percina sciera Dusky Darter
    8
    8
    Petromyzontidae (Lampreys)
    Ichthyomyzon castaneus Chestnut Lamprey
    1
    1
    Ichthyomyzon gagei Southern Brook Lamprey
    1
    1
    Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
    Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
    31
    31
    Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
    Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater Drum
    1
    1