Closeup of alligator gar held in a person's hands prior to being released into water

    Alligator Gar

    Atractosteus spatula (formerly Lepisosteus spatula)
    Image of an american eel

    American Eel

    Anguilla rostrata
    Image of a bighead carp

    Bighead Carp

    Hypophthalmichthys nobilis
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Image of a bigmouth buffalo

    Bigmouth Buffalo

    Ictiobus cyprinellus
    A long fish with prominent dorsal and pectoral fins

    Black Carp

    Mylopharyngodon piceus
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Image of blue catfish

    Blue Catfish

    Ictalurus furcatus
    Image of a bowfin

    Bowfin

    Amia calva
    Image of a chain pickerel

    Chain Pickerel

    Esox niger
    channel catfish

    Channel Catfish

    Ictalurus punctatus
    Illustration of an adult flathead catfish

    Flathead Catfish

    Pylodictis olivaris
    Image of grass carp

    Grass Carp

    Ctenopharyngodon idella
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Image of hybrid striped bass or "wiper"

    Hybrid Striped Bass (Wiper; Whiterock Bass)

    Morone chrysops x M. saxatilis
    Lake sturgeon illustration

    Lake Sturgeon

    Acipenser fulvescens
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Image of a longnose gar fish

    Longnose Gar

    Lepisosteus osseus
    Muskellunge

    Muskellunge

    Esox masquinongy
    Illustration of a northern pike

    Northern Pike

    Esox lucius
    illustration of big, long-nosed fish

    Paddlefish

    Polyodon spathula
    Illustration of a pallid sturgeon

    Pallid Sturgeon

    Scaphirhynchus albus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Shortnose gar, image of head and front portion of body, swimming in an aquarium

    Shortnose Gar

    Lepisosteus platostomus
    Shovelnose sturgeon illustration

    Shovelnose Sturgeon

    Scaphirhynchus platorynchus
    Image of a silver carp

    Silver Carp

    Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Illustration of northern snakehead, viewed from side

    Snakeheads

    Channa spp. and Parachanna spp., including C. argus
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Spotted gar, closeup of head, held in a fisher’s gloved hands, at Mingo NWR

    Spotted Gar

    Lepisosteus oculatus
    illustration of a striped bass, side view

    Striped Bass

    Morone saxatilis
    Photo of a three-toed amphiuma in an aquarium.

    Three-Toed Amphiuma

    Amphiuma tridactylum
    Illustration of a male walleye

    Walleye

    Sander vitreus