Table Bc02: Fish Species Distribution in the Current River Watershed

Table Bc02: Fish Species Distribution in the Current River Watershed

Table Bc02 (1 of 6). Fish species distribution within eleven digit hydrologic units of the Current River Watershed (MDC Ozark Regional Fish Community and Sport Fish Sample Files; Pflieger 1997; MDC 1998a; MoRAP 2000a). Note: List does not include species of conservation concern.
Common Name Scientific Name U C R S V C R S C M C R P C C R B C L C R L B R
American Eel Anguilla rostrata     X X   X X  
Banded Darter Etheostoma zonale X   X X   X X X
Banded Pigmy Sunfish Elassoma zonatum               X
Banded Sculpin Cottus carolinae X   X X X X X  
Barred Fantail Darter Etheostoma f. flabellare X   X X   X   X
Bigeye Chub Notropis amblops X   X X X X X X
Bigeye Shiner Notropis boops     X X X X X X
Bigmouth Buffalo Ictiobus cyprinellus     X X   X X X
Black Buffalo Ictiobus niger     X     X X X
Black Bullhead Ameiurus melas X   X X   X X X
Black Crappie Pomoxis nigromaculatus     X X   X X X
Black Redhorse Moxostoma duquesnei X   X X X X X X
Blackside Darter Percina maculata             X X
Blackspotted Topminnow Fundulus olivaceous X   X X X X X X
Blacktail Shiner Cyprinella venusta             X X
Bleeding Shiner Luxilus zonatus X X X X X X X X
Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus X X X X X X X X
Bluntnose Darter Etheostoma chlorosomum               X
Bluntnose Minnow Pimephales notatus X     X X X X X
Bowfin Amia calva             X X
Brindled Madtom Noturus miurus               X
Brook Silverside Labidesthes sicculus     X X X X X X
Brown Trout Salmo trutta X              
Bullhead Minnow Pimephales vigilax               X
Central Stoneroller Campostoma pullum X   X X X X X X
Chain Pickerel Esox niger X   X X X X X X
Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus           X X X
Chestnut Lamprey Ichthyomyzon castaneus           X X X
Common Carp Cyprinus carpio X   X X   X X X
Creek Chub Semotilus atromaculatus X   X X X X X X
Creek Chubsucker Erimyzon oblongus X   X X   X X X
Current Darter Etheostoma uniporum X   X X X X X X
Current River Saddled Darter Etheostoma e. erizonum     X X   X X  
Cypress Darter Etheostoma proeliare             X X
Dusky Darter Percina sciera               X
Eastern Redfin Shiner Lythrurus u. cyanocephalus X   X X X X X X
Emerald Shiner Notropis atherinoides             X X
Fathead Minnow Pimephales promelas X              
Flathead Catfish Pylodictis olivaris       X     X X
Freckled Madtom Noturus nocturnus           X X  
Freshwater Drum Aplodinotus grunniens     X X   X X X
Gilt Darter Percina evides     X X   X X  
Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum X   X X X X X X
Golden Redhorse Moxostoma erythrurum X   X X X X X X
Golden Shiner Notemigonus crysoleucas X   X X   X X X
Grass Pickerel Esox americanus             X  
Gravel Chub Erimystax x-punctatus             X  
Green Sunfish Lepomis cyanellus X   X X X X X X
Greenside Darter Etheostoma blennioides X   X X X X X X
Hornyhead Chub Nocomis biguttatus X X X X X X X X
Johnny Darter Etheostoma nigrum           X X X
Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides X   X X X X X X
Largescale Stoneroller Campostoma oligolepis X   X X X X X X
Larval Lamprey Ichthyomyzon ammocoete       X   X X X
Least Brook Lamprey Lampetra aepyptera X   X X       X
Longear Sunfish Lepomis megalotis X X X X X X X X
Longnose Gar Lepisosteus osseus     X X   X X X
Northern Hog Sucker Hypentelium nigricans X   X X X X X X
Ohio Logperch Percina c. caprodes     X X   X X X
Orange Spotted Sunfish Lepomis humilis             X X
Ozark Chub Erimystax harryi X   X X   X X  
Ozark Madtom Noturus albater X   X X   X X X
Ozark Minnow Notropis nubilus X X X X X X X X
Ozark Sculpin Cottus hypselurus X   X X X X X X
Pirate Perch Aphredoderus sayanus           X X X
Rainbow Darter Etheostoma caeruleum X   X X X X X X
Rainbow Trout Oncorhynchus mykiss X   X          
Red Spotted Sunfish Lepomis miniatus     X X X X X X
Redear Sunfish Lepomis microlophus       X   X X  
Ribbon Shiner Lythrurus fumeus X           X X
River Carpsucker Carpiodes carpio             X  
River Redhorse Moxostoma carinatum X     X   X X X
Rosyface Shiner Notropis rubellus X   X X   X X  
Saddleback Darter Percina vigil               X
Sauger Stizostedion canadense     X X     X  
Shadow Bass Ambloplites ariommus X   X X X X X X
Shorthead Redhorse Moxostoma macrolepidotum X   X X   X X X
Shortnose Gar Lepisosteus platostomus             X X
Shovelnose Sturgeon Scaphirhynchus platorynchus             X  
Silver Redhorse Moxostoma anisurum       X   X X  
Wedgespot Shiner Notropis greenei X   X X   X X  
Weed Shiner Notropis texanus             X X
Western Mosquitofish Gambusia affinis           X X X
White Bass Morone chrysops             X  
White Crappie Pomoxis annularis           X X X
White Sucker Catostomus commersonni X X X X X X X  
Whitetail Shiner Cyprinella galactura     X X X X X X
Yellow Bullhead Ameiurus natalis X X X X X X X X
  • UCR= Upper Current River
  • SV= Spring Valley
  • CRSC=Current River-Sinking Creek
  • LCR= Lower Current River
  • MCR= Middle Current River
  • PC=Pike Creek
  • CRBC=Current River-Buffalo Creek
  • LBR=Little Black River

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