Table Bc01: List of Fish Reported in Big River Basin

Table Hc01: List of Fish Reported in Big River Basin

1975-95.
SPECIES   A B C D E F
Brook Lamprey Ichthyomyzon fossor     X     X
Chestnut lamprey Ichthyomyzon castaneus X          
Longnose gar Lepisosteus osseus X X     X  
Shortnose gar Lepisosteus platostomus   X     X  
American eel Anguilla rostrata X   X   X X
Gizzard shad Dorosoma cepedianum X X     X  
Alabama shad Alosa alabamae   X        
Mooneye Hiodon tergisus X          
Rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss X         X
Grass pickerel Esox americanus X         X
Common carp Cyprinus carpio X X X X X X
\blt10\Grass carp Ctenopharyngodon idella         X  
Golden shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas X X        
Southern redbelly dace Phoxinus erythrogaster X X       X
Southern redbelly dace x creek chub P. erythrogaster x S. atromaculatus X          
Bullhead minnow Pimephales vigilax X X        
Bluntnose minnow P. notatus X X       X
Fathead minnow P. promelas X X       X
Hornyhead chub Nocomis biguttatus X X       X
Hornyhead chub x striped shiner N. biguttatus x L chrysocephalus X          
Bigeye chub Notropis amblops X X       X
Silver chub Macrhybopsis storeriana   X        
Speckled chub M. aestivalis   X        
Gravel chub Erimystax x-punctata X X       X
Stoneroller spp. Campostoma spp.   X X     X
Central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum X          
Largescale stoneroller C. oligolepis X   X     X
Ozark minnow Notropis nubilus X X       X
Suckermouth minnow Phenacobius mirabilis X X        
Creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus X X       X
Silverjaw minnow Notropis buccata X X       X
Redfin shiner Lythrurus umbratilis X X       X
Spotfin shiner Cyprinella spilopterus X X       X
Steelcolor shiner Cyprinella whipplei X X       X
Rosyface shiner Notropis rubellus X X       X
Emerald shiner Notropis atherinoides   X X     X
Bleeding shiner Luxilus zonatus X X X     X
Striped shiner L. chrysocephalus X X X     X
Bigmouth shiner Notropis dorsalis   X        
Sand shiner N. stramineus X X       X
Bigeye shiner N. boops X X X     X
Wedgespot shiner N. greenei X X        
Mimic shiner N. volucellus X X       X
Smallmouth buffalo Ictiobus bubalus X X        
Quillback Carpiodes cyprinus X X X   X  
Highfin carpsucker Carpiodes velifer X X X   X  
River carpsucker Carpiodes carpio X X X   X  
Northern hogsucker Hypentelium nigricans X X X X X X
White sucker Catostomus commersoni X X       X
Silver redhorse Moxostoma anisurum X       X  
Shorthead redhorse M. macrolepidotum X X X   X  
River redhorse M. carinatum X X X   X  
Black redhorse M. duquesnei X X X   X X
Golden redhorse M. erythrurum X X X   X X
Spotted sucker Minytrema melanops X          
Creek chubsucker Erimyzon oblongus           X
Channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus X X X X X  
Flathead catfish Pylodictis olivaris X X X   X  
Yellow bullhead Ameiurus natalis X X X X X X
Black bullhead Ameiurus melas X   X   X X
Slender madtom Noturus exilis X X       X
Stonecat N. flavus X X        
Freckled madtom N. nocturnus X X       X
Northern studfish Fundulus catenatus X X       X
Blackspotted topminnow F. olivaceus X X       X
Blackstripe topminnow F. notatus X   X     X
Mosquitofish Gambusia affinis   X       X
Brook silverside Labidesthes sicculus X X       X
Banded sculpin Cottus carolinae X X       X
Ozark sculpin C. hypselurus X X       X
Largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides X X X X X X
Spotted bass M. punctulatus   X     X  
Smallmouth bass M. dolomieui X X X X X X
Warmouth Lepomis gulosus         X X
Green sunfish L. cyanellus X X X   X X
Orangespotted sunfish L. humilis X X   X X X
Longear sunfish L. megalotis X X X X X X
Bluegill L. macrochirus X X X X X X
Redear sunfish L. microlophus       X X  
Hybrid sunfish species undetermined X       X X
Green sunfish x Bluegill L. cyanellus x L. macrochirus X          
Rock bass Ambloplites rupestris X X X X X X
Black crappie Pomoxis nigromaculatus   X        
White crappie P. annularis X X     X X
Walleye Stizostedion vitreum X X     X  
Sauger S. canadense X X        
Crystal darter Ammocrypta asprella X          
Western sand darter Ammocrypta clara   X        
Logperch Percina caprodes X X     X X
Slenderhead darter P. phoxocephala X X        
Gilt darter P. evides X X       X
River darter P. shumardi   X        
Johnny darter Etheostoma nigrum X X       X
Greenside darter E. blennioides X X       X
Missouri saddled darter E. tetrazonum X X       X
Banded darter E. zonale X X       X
Fantail darter E. flabellare X X       X
Rainbow darter E. caeruleum X X       X
Orangethroat darter E. spectabile X X       X
Freshwater drum Aplodinotus grunniens X X     X  

Collectors: A. Pfleiger (1975) B. Mills et al. (1978) C. G. Kromrey, 1978-79,81, MDC, unpublished data D. S. Alcorn, 1980, MDC, unpublished data E. K. Meneau, 1987-95, MDC, unpublished data F. K. Meneau and A. Austin, et al., 1992-95, MDC, unpublished data Outside range of distribution (as described by Plfeiger, 1975).

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