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    85 Species
    Checklist for County: North America, United States, Texas, Newton
    Name Common Name Suspect Not Suspect Total
    Examined Pending Examined Pending Not
    Examined
    Achiridae (American Soles)
    Trinectes maculatus Hogchoker
    2
    2
    Amiidae (Bowfins)
    Amia calva Bowfin
    1
    1
    Aphredoderidae (Pirate Perches)
    Aphredoderus sayanus Pirate Perch
    30
    30
    Atherinopsidae (New World Silversides)
    Labidesthes sicculus Brook Silverside
    13
    13
    Menidia beryllina Inland Silverside
    7
    7
    Belonidae (Needlefishes)
    Strongylura marina Atlantic Needlefish
    1
    1
    Catostomidae (Suckers)
    Carpiodes carpio River Carpsucker
    6
    6
    Erimyzon claviformis Western Creek Chubsucker
    3
    1
    4
    Erimyzon sucetta Lake Chubsucker
    4
    3
    7
    Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth Buffalo
    1
    1
    Minytrema melanops Spotted Sucker
    14
    14
    Moxostoma poecilurum Blacktail Redhorse
    34
    34
    Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
    Centrarchus macropterus Flier
    5
    5
    Lepomis auritus Redbreast Sunfish
    4
    4
    Lepomis cyanellus Green Sunfish
    10
    10
    Lepomis gulosus Warmouth
    13
    13
    Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill
    42
    42
    Lepomis marginatus Dollar Sunfish
    8
    8
    Lepomis megalotis Longear Sunfish
    53
    53
    Lepomis microlophus Redear Sunfish
    8
    8
    Lepomis miniatus Redspotted Sunfish
    21
    21
    Lepomis punctatus Spotted Sunfish
    2
    2
    Lepomis symmetricus Bantam Sunfish
    6
    6
    Micropterus punctulatus Spotted Bass
    64
    64
    Micropterus salmoides Largemouth Bass
    35
    35
    Pomoxis annularis White Crappie
    2
    2
    Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black Crappie
    1
    3
    4
    Clupeidae (Herrings)
    Alosa chrysochloris Skipjack Herring
    1
    1
    Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard Shad
    1
    18
    19
    Dorosoma petenense Threadfin Shad
    6
    6
    Cyprinidae (Carps and Minnows)
    Cyprinella lutrensis Red Shiner
    13
    13
    Cyprinella venusta Blacktail Shiner
    93
    93
    Hybognathus hayi Cypress Minnow
    1
    1
    Hybognathus nuchalis Mississippi Silvery Minnow
    20
    20
    Hybopsis amnis Pallid Shiner
    7
    7
    Lythrurus fumeus Ribbon Shiner
    30
    30
    Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin Shiner
    15
    15
    Macrhybopsis hyostoma Shoal Chub
    3
    3
    Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden Shiner
    9
    9
    Notropis atrocaudalis Blackspot Shiner
    5
    5
    Notropis buchanani Ghost Shiner
    1
    1
    Notropis sabinae Sabine Shiner
    30
    30
    Notropis shumardi Silverband Shiner
    1
    1
    Notropis texanus Weed Shiner
    54
    54
    Notropis volucellus Mimic Shiner
    32
    32
    Opsopoeodus emiliae Pugnose Minnow
    24
    24
    Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth Minnow
    6
    6
    Pimephales vigilax Bullhead Minnow
    45
    45
    Semotilus atromaculatus Creek Chub
    6
    6
    Elassomatidae (Pygmy Sunfishes)
    Elassoma zonatum Banded Pygmy Sunfish
    23
    23
    Esocidae (Pikes)
    Esox americanus Redfin Pickerel
    17
    17
    Fundulidae (Topminnows)
    Fundulus blairae Western Starhead Topminnow
    6
    6
    Fundulus chrysotus Golden Topminnow
    5
    5
    Fundulus notatus Blackstripe Topminnow
    17
    17
    Fundulus olivaceus Blackspotted Topminnow
    50
    50
    Ictaluridae (North American Catfishes)
    Ameiurus melas Black Bullhead
    4
    4
    Ameiurus natalis Yellow Bullhead
    15
    15
    Ictalurus punctatus Channel Catfish
    2
    2
    Noturus gyrinus Tadpole Madtom
    2
    6
    8
    Noturus nocturnus Freckled Madtom
    11
    20
    31
    Pylodictis olivaris Flathead Catfish
    1
    1
    Lepisosteidae (Gars)
    Atractosteus spatula Alligator Gar
    1
    1
    Lepisosteus oculatus Spotted Gar
    10
    10
    Lepisosteus osseus Longnose Gar
    6
    6
    Moronidae (Temperate Basses)
    Morone mississippiensis Yellow Bass
    3
    3
    Morone saxatilis Striped Bass
    3
    3
    Mugilidae (Mullets)
    Mugil cephalus Striped Mullet
    8
    8
    Percidae (Perches)
    Ammocrypta clara Western Sand Darter
    2
    2
    Ammocrypta vivax Scaly Sand Darter
    44
    44
    Etheostoma artesiae Redspot Darter
    5
    3
    8
    Etheostoma asprigene Mud Darter
    1
    1
    Etheostoma chlorosoma Bluntnose Darter
    2
    24
    26
    Etheostoma gracile Slough Darter
    1
    11
    12
    Etheostoma histrio Harlequin Darter
    7
    9
    16
    Etheostoma parvipinne Goldstripe Darter
    4
    6
    10
    Etheostoma proeliare Cypress Darter
    1
    1
    Etheostoma thompsoni Gumbo Darter
    1
    1
    Percina caprodes Logperch
    1
    1
    Percina macrolepida Bigscale Logperch
    1
    1
    Percina maculata Blackside Darter
    1
    1
    Percina sciera Dusky Darter
    50
    50
    Petromyzontidae (Lampreys)
    Ichthyomyzon castaneus Chestnut Lamprey
    1
    1
    Ichthyomyzon gagei Southern Brook Lamprey
    17
    9
    26
    Poeciliidae (Livebearers)
    Gambusia affinis Western Mosquitofish
    37
    37
    Sciaenidae (Drums and Croakers)
    Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater Drum
    1
    1