Table Bc01: Species of fishes known to occur in the West Osage River Basin of Missouri and Kansas

Species of fishes known to occur in the West Osage River Basin of Missouri and Kansas. (MO: MDC, Pflieger 1975. KS: University of Kansas Museum of Natural History (KNHI), Kansas Wildlife & Parks.)
SPECIES COMMON NAME OCCURRENCE
MO KS
Petromyzontidae (Lampreys)
Ichthyomyzon castaneus Chestnut lamprey x x
Polyodontidae (Paddlefishes)
Polyodon spathula Paddlefish x x
Lepisosteidae (Gars)
Lepisosteus osseus Longnose gar x x
Lepisosteus platostomus Shortnose gar x x
Amiidae (Bowfins)
Amia calva Bowfin x
Clupeidae (Herrings)
Dorosoma cepedianum Gizzard shad x x
Hiodontidae (Mooneyes)
Hiodon alosoides Goldeye x x
Hiodon tergisus Mooneye x
Esocidae (Pikes)
Esox lucius Northern pike x
Cyprinidae (Minnows)
Campostoma anomalum Central stoneroller x x
Campostoma oligolepis Largescale stoneroller x
Carassius auratus Goldfish x x
Ctenopharyngodon idella Grass carp x x
Cyprinella lutrensis Red shiner x x
Cyprinus carpio Common carp x x
Erimystax x-punctatus Gravel chub x
Hybognathus placitus Plains minnow x
Luxilus chrysocephalus Striped shiner x
Luxilus zonatus Bleeding shiner x
Lythrurus umbratilis Redfin shiner x x
Macrhybopsis aestivalis Speckled chub x
Macrhybopsis storeriana Silver chub x x
Nocomis biguttatus Hornyhead chub x x
Notemigonus crysoleucas Golden shiner x x
Notropis atherinoides Emerald shiner x x
Notropis buchanani Ghost shiner x x
Notropis heterolepis Blacknose shiner x
Notropis nubilus Ozark minnow x
Notropis rubellus Rosyface shiner x x
Notropis stramineus Sand shiner x x
Notropis topeka Topeka shiner x
Phenacobius mirabilis Suckermouth minnow x x
Phoxinus erythrogaster Southern redbelly dace x x
Pimephales notatus Bluntnose minnow x x
Pimephales promelas Fathead minnow x x
Semotilus atromaculatus Creek chub x x
Scardinius erythrophthalmus Rudd x
Catostomidae (Suckers)
Carpiodes carpio River carpsucker x x
Carpiodes cyprinus Quillback x
Catostomus commersoni White sucker x x
Hypentelium nigricans Northern hog sucker x x
Ictiobus bubalus Smallmouth buffalo x x
Ictiobus cyprinellus Bigmouth buffalo x x
Ictiobus niger Black buffalo x x
Minytrema melanops Spotted sucker x x
Moxostoma anisurum Silver redhorse x
Moxostoma carinatum River redhorse x x
Moxostoma duquesnei Black redhorse x
Moxostoma erythrurum Golden redhorse x x
Moxostoma macrolepidotum Shorthead redhorse x x
Ictaluridae (Catfishes)
Ameiurus melas Black bullhead x x
Ameiurus natalis Yellow bullhead x x
Ameiurus nebulosus Brown bullhead x
Ictalurus furcatus Blue catfish x x
Ictalurus punctatus Channel catfish x x
Noturus exilis Slender madtom x x
Noturus flavus Stonecat x x
Noturus gyrinus Tadpole madtom x x
Noturus nocturnus Freckled madtom x x
Pylodictis olivaris Flathead catfish x x
Cyprinodontidae (Killifishes)
Fundulus notatus Blackstripe topminnow x x
Fundulus olivaceus Blackspotted topminnow x
Peociliidae (Livebearers)
Gambusia affinis Mosquitofish x x
Atherinidae (Silversides)
Labidesthes sicculus Brook silverside x x
Cottidae (Sculpins)
Cottus carolinae Banded sculpin x
Percichthyidae (Sea basses)
Morone chrysops White bass x x
Morone saxatilis Striped bass x x
Centrarchidae (Sunfishes)
Lepomis cyanellus Green sunfish x x
Lepomis gulosus Warmouth x x
Lepomis humilis Orangespotted sunfish x x
Lepomis macrochirus Bluegill x x
Lepomis megalotis Longear sunfish x x
Lepomis microlophus Redear sunfish x x
Micropterus dolomieu Smallmouth bass x x
Micropterus punctulatus Spotted bass x x
Micropterus salmoides Largemouth bass x x
Pomoxis annularis White crappie x x
Pomoxis nigromaculatus Black crappie x x
Percidae (Perches)
Etheostoma blennioides Greenside darter x x
Etheostoma caeruleum Rainbow darter x
Etheostoma chlorosomum Bluntnose darter x x
Etheostoma flabellare Fantail darter x x
Etheostoma f. lineolatum Striped fantail darter

x

Etheostoma gracile Slough darter x
Etheostoma nigrum Johnny darter x x
Etheostoma punctulatum Stippled darter x
Etheostoma spectabile Orangethroat darter x x
Etheostoma tetrazonum Missouri saddled darter x
Etheostoma zonale Banded darter x
Perca flavescens Yellow perch x
Percina caprodes Logperch x x
Percina phoxocephala Slenderhead darter x x
Stizostedion vitreum Walleye x x
Sciaenidae (Drums)
Aplodinotus grunniens Freshwater drum x x

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